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hiemal (adj.)

"pertaining to winter," 1550s, from Latin hiemalis "of winter, wintry," from hiems "winter," from PIE root *gheim- "winter."

updated on November 10, 2017

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Definitions of hiemal from WordNet

hiemal (adj.)
characteristic of or relating to winter;
Synonyms: brumal / hibernal
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