(US also estival)
Belonging to or appearing in summer.
More 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'.
Definition of aestival in:
- The US English dictionary