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 for yearly
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Yearly \Year"ly\, a. [AS. ge['a]rlic.]
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     1. Happening, accruing, or coming every year; annual; as, a
        yearly income; a yearly feast.
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     2. Lasting a year; as, a yearly plant.
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     3. Accomplished in a year; as, the yearly circuit, or
        revolution, of the earth. --Shak.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Yearly \Year"ly\, adv. [AS. ge['a]rlice.]
     Annually; once a year to year; as, blessings yearly bestowed.
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           Yearly will I do this rite.              --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: without missing a year; "they travel to China annually"
             [syn: annually, yearly, every year, each year]
      adj 1: occurring or payable every year; "an annual trip to
             Paris"; "yearly medical examinations"; "annual (or
             yearly) income" [syn: annual, yearly]
      n 1: a reference book that is published regularly once every
           year [syn: annual, yearly, yearbook]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  36 Moby Thesaurus words for "yearly":
     annual, annually, biannual, biennial, bimonthly, biweekly,
     catamenial, centenary, centennial, daily, decennial, diurnal,
     fortnightly, hebdomadal, hourly, menstrual, momentary, momently,
     monthly, per annum, perennial, perennially, quarterly, quotidian,
     regular, regularly, secular, semestral, semiannual, semimonthly,
     semiweekly, semiyearly, tertian, triennial, weekly,
     year after year

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