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In the early summer. The term is used with reference to the six-part division of the year used by ecologists, especially in relation to the study of terrestrial and freshwater communities. Compare autumnal; hibernal; prevernal; serotinal; vernal.

Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

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