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great year

[¦grāt ′yir]
(astronomy)
The period of one complete cycle of the equinoxes around the ecliptic, about 25,800 years. Also known as platonic year.
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Murray, who will join brother Andy in Britain's Davis Cup Final next week, said: "Me and John just try to do the best we can, finish on a high, try to make a great year even better.
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The First Minister - who will attend the first Sports Awards - said: "This year we have had a great year for Scottish sport - from the Commonwealth Games to the European swimming champions to the US Amateur golf championship to curling.
Another great writer, The Irish People's Jim Gallagher had another great year, sorting out the good from the sad on RTE and TV3.
I was a little short of that, but it was still a great year.
What a great year it has been for the geriatric set.
Virgin presenter Pete Mitchell said: ``It was a great year to measure the gigs from such legends as the Stones alongside performances from today's rock elite.
This has turned out to be a great year for real estate, largely because interest rates are low and the stock market has been turbulent, persuading many buyers that it is better to invest in real estate than in stocks.
And with most other DAV Departments nearing goal, it's shaping up to be a great year for DAV membership.
For many investors, 1999 was a great year, especially if you owned technology stocks.
It has been a great year for Tony Blair and a great year for Britain.
This has been a great year for the Mobile DTV Alliance, given that we are barely a year old," said Yoram Solomon, president of the Mobile DTV Alliance, and Senior Director of Strategic Marketing and Industry Relations for Mobile Connectivity Solutions, Texas Instruments.