Definition of Estival

1. Adjective. (rare) of or occurring in summer. "Estival winds"

Exact synonyms: Aestival
Similar to: Summery



Definition of Estival

1. a. Same as Æstival, Æstivate, etc.

Definition of Estival

1. Adjective. Of or relating to summer. ¹

2. Adjective. Coming forth in the summer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Estival

1. pertaining to summer [adj]

Medical Definition of Estival

1. Relating to or occurring in the summer. Synonym: aestival. Origin: L. Aestivus, summer (adj.) (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Estival

estimablenesses
estimably
estimand
estimands
estimate
estimated
estimated tax
estimated tax return
estimates
estimating
estimation
estimations
estimative
estimator
estimators
estival (current term)
estivate
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estivating
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estivations
estivator
estivators
estivoautumnal
estoc
estocs
estoile
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estop

Literary usage of Estival

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1. The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland by Abraham Mills (1858)
"... of which is the description of a summer's day, which he calls the Day estival. The various objects of external nature, characteristic of a Scottish ..."

2. Atlantic Journal and Friend of Knowledge by C S Rafinesque (1833)
"Perennial estival, scape 1 or 2 feet, Illinois and Ohio. .•3. ... estival flower deep blue. Stem 2 or 3 feet high nearly zigzag, leaves one inch broad. ..."

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