Definition of Hibernations

1. Noun. (plural of hibernation) ¹



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Definition of Hibernations

1. hibernation [n] - See also: hibernation

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hibernations

hibakusha
hibakushas
hibbingite
hibernacle
hibernacles
hibernacula
hibernaculum
hibernal
hibernate
hibernated
hibernates
hibernating
hibernating(a)
hibernating gland
hibernation
hibernations (current term)
hibernator
hibernators
hibernoma
hibiscus
hibiscuses
hibonite
hibonites
hic
hic Rhodus, hic salta
hicatee
hicatees
hiccatee
hiccatees
hiccory

Literary usage of Hibernations

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Nature by Nature Publishing Group, Norman Lockyer (1883)
"... FRS, 169 Rigidity of the Earth, Numerical Estimate of the, GH Darwin, FRS, 22 Riley (Dr. CS), hibernations of Aletta xylina in United States, ..."

2. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1888)
"... the florets of the daisy close and open, and the lark and nightingale pour forth their song ; they regulate the migrations and hibernations of animals, ..."

3. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1830)
"And she lives (except during her hibernations in Paris, where she goes to put off the brogue,—the real Irish manufacture,—and to rub the skirts of her ..."

4. The Life of Mary Lyon by Beth Bradford Gilchrist (1910)
"... or even two or three days, rousing but seldom and taking little food. Out of such mental hibernations she came re- ..."

5. The Monthly Magazine by Richard Phillips (1800)
"... of this kind an execution 'would have let the town and its vicinity in motion, and have excited the hibernations and the ..."

6. The Seigniorial System in Canada: A Study in French Colonial Policy by William Bennett Munro (1907)
"The country appeared entirely devoid of mineral wealth; the climate, as the two hibernations of the explorers attested, was disastrously rigorous; ..."

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