Definition of Hibernal

1. Adjective. Characteristic of or relating to winter. "Bears in brumal sleep"

Exact synonyms: Brumal, Hiemal
Similar to: Wintery, Wintry



Definition of Hibernal

1. a. Belonging or relating to winter; wintry; winterish.

Definition of Hibernal

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to winter; brumal or hiemal ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Hibernal

1. pertaining to winter [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hibernal

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

Literary usage of Hibernal

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1. The Minnesota Horticulturist by Minnesota State Horticultural Society (1906)
"Since 1885 he has made a special point to secure trees growing mainly on their own roots, planting such varieties as hibernal and Virginia crab, ..."

2. Annual Report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society by Wisconsin State Horticultural Society (1894)
"hibernal, No. 378. The hibernal family seems to be a hardy one; ... The hibernal was the only variety Mr. Peffer found alive of the Department importation ..."

3. Annual of the Universal Medical Sciencesedited by [Anonymus AC02809657] edited by [Anonymus AC02809657] (1891)
"cold-blooded one, and made to fall into a hibernal sleep. On the return of sensibility to cold there is an increase in the production of heat, reflexly, ..."

4. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1893)
"No variety looks more promising than hibernal. Scott Winter apple is apparently hardy when top-worked on crab stock and bears heavily every year. ..."

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