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1. A year in which no major political elections occur.
2. A year of reduced activity or production: an off year for soybean crops.
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1. a year without a major, esp. presidential, election.
2. a year marked by reduced or inferior production or activity in a particular field, as business or sports.
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|Noun||1.||off year - a year in which productivity is low or inferior|
|2.||off year - a year in which no major political elections are held|
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