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Categories: Calendars, Units of time, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference
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intercalation  embolism
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Intercalation or embolism in timekeeping is the insertion of a leap day, week, or month into some calendar years to make the calendar follow the seasons or moon phases. Wikipedia
The insertion of a leap day, week or month into some calendar years to make the calendar follow the seasons Wikipedia Disambiguation
The insertion or intercalation of days into the calendar in order to correct the error arising from the difference between the civil year and the solar year. Wiktionary
Insertion of days into the calendar. Wiktionary (translation)
A period inserted into a calendar as in a leap year. Wiktionary