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CALENDER. An almanac. Julius Caesar ordained that the Roman year should consist of 365 days, except every fourth year, which should contain 366, the additional day to be reckoned by counting the twenty-fourth day of February (which was the 6th of the calends of March) twice. See Bissextile is period of time exceeds the solar year by eleven minutes or thereabouts, which amounts to the error of a day in about 131 years. In 1582, the error amounted to eleven days or more, which was corrected by Pope Gregory. Out of this correction grew the distinction between Old and New Style. The Gregorian or New Style was introduced into England in 1752, the 2d day of September (0. S.) of that year being reckoned as the 14th day of September, (N. S.) glee Almanac.

CALENDER, crim. law. A list of prisoners, containing their names, the time when they were committed, and by whom, and the cause of their commitments.

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With the new EcoCal Plus calender, Voith is ensuring that papermakers can produce high-grade board products with high stability and lower basis weight.
ANDRITZ Kusters, a global market leader for textile calenders, rolls, and sleeves, and with a global service and agency network, has long-term experience in the textile industry with many successful references around the globe.
The structure is then guided through the second calender, where sheet from the second extruder is applied to the other side of the glass mat.
Charity organisation, Lions Club Windhoek Alte Feste unveiled its Advent Calender to raise funds for it's selected charity of the year.
Gotta get a calender, you bet,'' said Pat Moss of Northridge.
piles on the architectural analogies, making his polemic metaphorically plain to see: unlike authors who in "theyr remembrance" produced only crumbling hovels, Spenser recollected the ruins of the past as the Calenders lasting monument (17).
One female member of the club's staff said: "When Freddie took his shirt off in India the other night, it was a happy reminder of his calender photo-shoot.
He assumed the garb of a calender and, being received into the hospitable house of the three sisters, tells his tale before Caliph Haroun - al - Raschid.
Later, sanforizing lines were used in combination with felt calenders or felt belt compactors for the finishing of knitted fabric, too.
Herrmann Ultrasonics specializes in laminating without heat or glue and is currently processing roll goods in six-foot widths on ultrasonic calenders.
The Buss AG "quantec" kneader is available in a new version adapted for direct feeding to PVC film calenders.
It is suitable for all supercalenders and other multinip calenders, regardless of the calender make.