estivate definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to invest the summertime, as at a unique spot.
    • Zoology To pass the summer in a dormant or torpid condition.
  • verb:
    • To go into stasis or torpor during summer months.
    • rest during summertime
  • others:
    • To pass the summer, as with confirmed place or in confirmed manner.
    • In zoology, to pass through into or stay static in summer time sleep, as some mollusks; be dormant during the summer.

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