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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or characteristic of or occurring in spring

Usage examples (36)
  • As the Greeks used the seasons and the vernal points their concepts were used to produce a calendar.
  • The vernal equinox
  • The term vernal pool originally referred only to small, intermittently filled wetlands found in the Mediterranean-type climate of the western United States.
  • The sun will cross precisely over the equator at 7: 44 this morning, a time known as the vernal or spring equinox. for more
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