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in chronology, the conventional period of a lunation, i.e., passage of the moon through all its phases. It is usually computed at approximately 29 or 30 days. For the computation of the month and its harmony with the solar calendar and for the months in others than the
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first point of Capricornus

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That point on the ecliptic occupied by the sun at the maximum southerly declination. Sometimes called the December solstice, the first point of Capricornus. The same as the winter solstice, the first point of Libra. The point of the intersection of the ecliptic and the celestial equator (equinoctial). When the sun is moving from the north to the south direction. It is denoted by the symbol image. Also called the winter, or December, equinox.
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In addition, any such taxpayer will be deemed to have reasonable cause for any late payment accompanying a return filed on or before Dec.
Jingle Jams, a series of free holiday musical performances, weekend afternoons and evenings through Dec.
Jetstar Asia, a Singapore-based low-fare airline, announced yesterday that it will inaugurate service on Dec.
How I Learned to Drive, Actors Circle Theatre, through Dec.
67 million for the three and six-month periods ended Dec.
It's a Wonderful Life, Crossley Terrace Theatre, through Dec.
The company refers you to the documents filed by the company from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission, specifically the section titled "Certain Cautionary Statements" in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended Dec.
Tom Jones, House of Blues Sunset Strip, through Dec.
A Smooth Jazz Christmas, Kodak Theatre, with Dave Koz, also Dec.