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Boreal

  

      adj  
1    of or denoting the coniferous forests in the north of the N hemisphere  
2    designating a climatic zone having snowy winters and short summers  
3    designating a dry climatic period from about 7500 to 5500 b.c., characterized by cold winters, warm summers, and a flora dominated by pines and hazels  


boreal  
      adj   of or relating to the north or the north wind  
     (C15: from Latin boreas the north wind)  
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boreal  
      adj   of or relating to the north or the north wind  
     (C15: from Latin boreas the north wind)  


Boreal  
      adj  
1    of or denoting the coniferous forests in the north of the N hemisphere  
2    designating a climatic zone having snowy winters and short summers  
3    designating a dry climatic period from about 7500 to 5500 b.c., characterized by cold winters, warm summers, and a flora dominated by pines and hazels  

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bore, Boreas, bora, bordel

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