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Homework vs December - What's the difference?

homework | december |

As nouns the difference between homework and december

is that homework is work that is done at home, especially school exercises set by a teacher while december is december (the twelfth and last month of the gregorian calendar).



  • Work that is done at home, especially school exercises set by a teacher.
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  • Preliminary or preparatory work, such as research.
  • Usage notes

    The term is generally used to refer to primary or secondary school assignments as opposed to college-level coursework.

    See also

    * busy work * schoolwork



    Alternative forms

    * Decembre (obsolete)

    Proper noun

  • The twelfth and last month of the Gregorian calendar, following November and preceding the January of the following year. Abbreviation: Dec' or '
  • Synonyms


    Derived terms

    * December effect * Decemberish * Decemberly * (December Murders) * (December Revolt) * December solstice * (w) * Decembrist * May and December, May-December * mid-December

    See also

    * Undecimber * ----