overwinter

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overwinter (third-person singular simple present overwinters, present participle overwintering, simple past and past participle overwintered)

  1. (transitive) To keep or preserve for the winter.
  2. (intransitive) To spend the winter (in a particular place).
    Insects may overwinter in fallen fruit if it is not removed.

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Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 11:55