from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various systems of reckoning time in which the beginning, length, and divisions of a year are defined.
- n. A table showing the months, weeks, and days in at least one specific year.
- n. A schedule of events.
- n. An ordered list of matters to be considered: a calendar of court cases; the bills on a legislative calendar.
- n. Chiefly British A catalog of a university.
- transitive v. To enter in a calendar; schedule.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any system by which time is divided into days, weeks, months, and years.
- n. A means to determine the date consisting of a document containing dates and other temporal information.
- n. A list of planned events.
- v. To set a date for a proceeding in court, usually done by a judge at a calendar call.
- v. To enter or write in a calendar; to register.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An orderly arrangement of the division of time, adapted to the purposes of civil life, as years, months, weeks, and days; also, a register of the year with its divisions; an almanac.
- n. A tabular statement of the dates of feasts, offices, saints' days, etc., esp. of those which are liable to change yearly according to the varying date of Easter.
- n. An orderly list or enumeration of persons, things, or events; a schedule.
- transitive v. To enter or write in a calendar; to register.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A collection of monthly astronomical tables for a year, arranged by weeks and days, with accompanying data; an almanac.
- n. A system of reckoning time, especially the method of fixing the length and divisions of the year.
- n. A table or tables of the days of each month in a year, with their numbers, for use in fixing dates.
- n. A table or catalogue of persons, events, etc., made out in order of time, as a list of saints with the dates of their festivals, or of the causes to be tried in a court; specifically, in British universities, a chronological statement of the exercises, lectures, examinations, etc., of a year or of a course of study.
- n. A guide; anything set up to regulate one's conduct.
- n. A series of emblematic pictures of the months: a common motive of decoration during the middle ages, in sculpture, painted glass, earthenware tiles, and the like.
- To enter or write in a calendar; register.
- n. A machine consisting of two or more cylinders or rolls revolving very nearly in contact, between which are passed woven fabrics, paper, etc., for preparation or finishing by means of great pressure, often aided by heat communicated from the interior of the cylinders.
- n. An establishment in which woven fabrics are prepared for market by the use of the calender and the other necessary processes.
- n. [Prop. calendrer, q. v.] A calendrer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
- n. a tabular array of the days (usually for one year)
- n. a list or register of events (appointments or social events or court cases etc)
- v. enter into a calendar
V. ii.114 (330,6) the card or calendar of gentry] The general preceptor of elegance; the _card_ by which a gentleman is to direct his course; the _calendar_ by which he is to choose his time, that what he does may be both excellent and seasonable.
The economic calendar is short for Thursday and the last of the week as there are no scheduled releases for Friday.
Apparently her grasp of the calendar is as weak as her grasp on economics.
Tracey, we suggest you call back and explain to them that the calendar is at least 25% useless at this point, and that they didn't deliver as promised.
An electronic file (email attachment or diskette) of the calendar is available in Microsoft Word format for $10.00.
But the calendar is the calendar, and I've already put this column off once for the election (it really should have run Monday ...), so here we go with our monthly look at Obama's poll numbers.
Another good feature of this calendar is the ability to customize the time to your own time zone.
OK, there aren't many of those in Houston but the calendar is aligned ... so around Halloween I tend to read more horror-related genre fiction.
The basic unit for the Maya calendar is the day, or kin.
Also, I don't think it's too late to order Coleen's lovely mama calendar: the mama calendar is a community building-consciousness raising resource by, of, about and for progressive, feminist mamas and their families, friends & allies everywhere.