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Meaning of solstitial by Wiktionary Dictionary

solstitial


    Adjective

    solstitial ( not comparable )

    1. Pertaining to a solstice .
      a solstitial point
    2. Occurring on a solstice.

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Definition of solstitial by GCIDE Dictionary

solstitial


  1. Solstitial 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.