Definitions for aestivateˈɛs təˌveɪt

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  1. estivate, aestivate(verb)

    sleep during summer

    "certain animals estivate"

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  1. Aestivate(verb)

    to spend the summer

  2. Aestivate(verb)

    to pass the summer in a state of torpor

  3. Origin: [L. aestivare, aestivatum.]


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