Definition of Hibernacle

1. n. That which serves for protection or shelter in winter; winter quarters; as, the hibernacle of an animal or a plant.



Definition of Hibernacle

1. Noun. That which serves as a winter retreat. ¹

2. Noun. Winter quarters. ¹

3. Noun. The place where an animal hibernates. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Hibernacle

1. That which serves for protection or shelter in winter; winter quarters; as, the hibernacle of an animal or a plant. Origin: L. Hibernaculum a winter residence, pl. Hibernacula winter quarters: cf. F. Hibernacle. See Hibernate. (26 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hibernacle

hiatus sacralis
hiatus saphenus
hiatus semilunaris
hiatus subarcuatus
hiatus tendineus
hiatus totalis sacralis
hiatuses
hib immunization
hib vaccine
hiba arborvitae
hibachi
hibachis
hibakusha
hibakushas
hibbingite
hibernacle (current term)
hibernacles
hibernacula
hibernaculum
hibernal
hibernate
hibernated
hibernates
hibernating
hibernating(a)
hibernating gland
hibernation
hibernations
hibernator
hibernators

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