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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sum′mer sol′stice(n.)

  1. the solstice on or about June 21 that marks the beginning of summer in the Northern Hemisphere.

    Category: Astronomy

Origin of summer solstice:

1540–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. summer solstice, June 21, midsummer(noun)

    June 21, when the sun is at its northernmost point

Wiktionary

  1. summer solstice(Noun)

    The moment when the Earth is in that point of its orbit where the northern or southern hemisphere is most inclined toward the sun.

Freebase

  1. Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice is a 1971 album by Maddy Prior and Tim Hart. The album was recorded after the duo had joined Steeleye Span. The songs are mostly pastoral, with subtle understated instrumental accompaniment. Also issued on CD in 1991 on the Shanachie label. Original cover shown, catalogue number: Crest 12.

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