Calendar Year

Business / Accounting / Calendar Year: An entity's reporting year, covering 12 months and ending on December 31.

Other Words for Calendar

Calendar Noun Synonyms: appointment book, schedule, slate, diary, date-book, law docket

Fiscal Year

Business / Accounting / Fiscal Year: An entity's reporting year, covering a 12 month accounting period. MORE

Fiscal Year End

Business / Finance / Fiscal Year End: Accounting period covering 12 consecutive months over which a company determines earnings and profits. The fiscal year serves as a period of reference for the company and does not necessarily correspo MORE

Leap Year

Science / Tides and Currents / Leap Year: A calendar year containing 366 days. According to the present Gregorian calendar, all years with the date-number divisible by 4 are leap years, except century years. The latter are leap years when the MORE

Fiscal Year (FY)

Business / Finance / Fiscal Year (FY): The 12-month period, not necessarily coinciding with the calendar year, chosen to constitute a single year for external financial reporting and taxes. MORE


Science / Weather / Year: The interval required for the earth to complete one revolution around the sun. A sidereal year, which is the time it take for the earth to make one absolute revolution around the sun, is 365 days, 6 h MORE

Tropical Year

Science / Tides and Currents / Tropical Year: The average period of the revolution of the Earth around the Sun with respect to the vernal equinox. Its length is approximately 3 65.242,2 days. The tropical year determines the cycle of changes in t MORE