canicular definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or concerning Sirius or Procyon.
    • Of or relating to the dog-days.
    • Of or pertaining to canine times
    • Of or related to the old Egyptian cycle of 1460 years, or perhaps the 12 months from one rising of Sirius to another location
    • related to, or measured, by the rising of dog-star.
    • of or concerning the dog-days of summertime
    • regarding or specifically instantly preceding or following heliacal increasing of Canicula (your dog celebrity)
    • Of or associated with Sirius or Procyon.
    • Of or relating to the dog-days.
    • Of or regarding canine times
    • Of or pertaining to the old Egyptian pattern of 1460 many years, and/or 12 months from one rising of Sirius to another location
    • related to, or calculated, by the increasing of the dog-star.
    • of or concerning the dog days of summer time
    • concerning or specifically instantly preceding or following heliacal rising of Canicula (your dog Star)
  • others:
    • with respect to Canicula, the dog-star, or even the dog-days.
    • regarding the dog: as, a canicular story.
    • Pertaining to Canicula, the dog-star, or even to the dog-days.
    • concerning the puppy: as, a canicular tale.

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