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Calippic period

a period of seventy-six years, proposed by Calippus, as an improvement on the Metonic cycle, since the 6940 days of the Metonic cycle exceeded 19 years by about a quarter of a day, and exceeded 235 lunations by something more.

See also: Calippic

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Caligo
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caliper
Caliper square
Calipers
Caliph
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Caliphate State
Calippic
Calippic cycle
-- Calippic period --
calisaya
Calisaya bark
Calistheneum
Calisthenic
calisthenic exercise
Calisthenics
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Calixtus III
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Calker
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