Definition of school year in English:

school year

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  • The period in the year during which pupils attend school, from the beginning of the autumn term to the end of the summer term.
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    • Okay, so technically that was just this summer, but I think in terms of school years, not actuality.
    • At the beginning of the school year she'd signed up to help tutor precalculus students.
    • As he left, he berated himself for not studying hard enough since the beginning of the school year.

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