estivate estivate

Definition(s):

  • (v) sleep during summer

News

  • High Temperatures in Los Angeles County Causing Ground Squirrels to Go into Estivation

    Rodent Guys of Southern California reports Los Angeles County ground squirrels have gone into their underground burrows to estivate because of the extreme heat this weekend. (PRWeb June 29, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/los_angeles_pest_control/ground-squirrels/prweb10886705.htm
    on June 30, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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effusion effusion
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