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American English: /ˈwɪn(t)ər/
British English: /ˈwɪntə/

Translation of winter in Spanish:


uncountable and countable

intransitive verb

  • (animal/bird)
    pasar el invierno
    Example sentences
    • Like many of the Arctic refuge's birds, snow geese winter in warmer parts of the lower 48 states.
    • The birds wintering in Washington breed in the northern Great Plains, usually beginning by late April.
    • These routes used by migratory birds for passage between wintering and breeding ranges are called flyways.

transitive verb

  • (cattle/sheep)
    mantener durante el invierno
    Example sentences
    • Store cattle being wintered with a view to finishing off grass next summer will require 2-3 kg meal/day with poor quality silage.
    • There are no slatted sheds allowed in Scotland so wintering cattle can be pretty labour intensive.
    • We never wintered cattle there because of its remoteness and lack of shelter.
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