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solstitial

solstitial


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Solstitial  \Sol*sti"tial\,  a.  [L.  solstitialis:  cf  F. 
  solsticial.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  solstice. 
 
  2.  Happening  at  a  solstice;  esp.  (with  reference  to  the 
  northern  hemisphere),  happening  at  the  summer  solstice,  or 
  midsummer.  ``Solstitial  summer's  heat.''  --Milton.