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also aes·ti·val  (ĕs′tə-vəl)
Of, relating to, or appearing in summer.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin aestīvālis, from aestīvus, from aestās, summer.]
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(iːˈstaɪvəl; ˈɛstɪ-)
the usual US spelling of aestival
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(ˈɛs tə vəl, ɛˈstaɪ vəl)

pertaining or appropriate to summer.
[1350–1400; < Late Latin aestīvālis < Latin aestīv(us) of summer]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.estival - (rare) of or occurring in summerestival - (rare) of or occurring in summer; "the sky was a burnished aestival blue"; "estival winds"
summery - belonging to or characteristic of or occurring in summer; "summery weather"; "summery dresses"
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