from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The fourth month of the French republican calendar [1792-1806]. It commenced December 21, and ended January 19. See vendémiaire.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The fourth month of the French revolutionary calendar, beginning (in 1793–4) December 21st and ending January 19th.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. fourth month of the Revolutionary calendar (December and January); the snowy month


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