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  Heb. hebdomadal  
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   The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition.  2000.
 
hebdomad
 
SYLLABICATION:heb·do·mad
PRONUNCIATION:  hbd-md
NOUN:1. A group of seven. 2. A period of seven days; a week.
ETYMOLOGY:Latin hebdomas, hebdomad-, the number seven, from Greek, from hebdomos, seventh, from hepta, seven. See sept in Appendix I.
 
 
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