Definition of Aestivation in English :
Define Aestivation in English
Aestivation meaning in English
Meaning of Aestivation in English
Pronunciation of Aestivation in English
Aestivation pronunciation in English
Pronounce Aestivation in Englishsee synonyms of aestivation
1. aestivation, estivation
(zoology) cessation or slowing of activity during the summer; especially slowing of metabolism in some animals during a hot or dry period
2. aestivation, estivation
(botany) the arrangement of sepals and petals in a flower bud before it opens
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers
Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.