Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: aes|tival
Pronunciación: /ˈiːstɪv(ə)l
, iːˈstʌɪv(ə)l
, ˈɛstɪv(ə)l, ɛˈstʌɪv(ə)l/
(US also estival)

Definición de aestival en inglés:


Belonging to or appearing in summer.
Example sentences
  • He grouped species into ephemeral, aestival, and evergreen.
  • Geographical variation results in clinal variation triggering aestival dormancy.
  • In the first study, aestival survival of the plant was tested at two moisture levels.


late Middle English: from Latin aestivalis, from aestivus, from aestus 'heat'.

Definición de aestival en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
dark; shadowy or obscure