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November

[ noh-vem-ber ]
/ noʊˈvɛm bər /
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noun

the eleventh month of the year, containing 30 days.
a word used in communications to represent the letter N.Abbreviation: Nov.

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Origin of November

First recorded before 1000; Middle English, Old English from Latin: the ninth month of the early Roman calendar, compound with novem nine; for final element see December
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British Dictionary definitions for November

November
/ (nəʊˈvɛmbə) /

noun

the eleventh month of the year, consisting of 30 days
communications a code word for the letter n

Word Origin for November

C13: via Old French from Latin: ninth month, from novem nine
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