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English definition of “season creep”

season creep

noun [U]    
the fact that in some countries seasons do not change as much or as regularly as they did in the past, which may be caused by global warming (= the fact that the Earth is becoming warmer )Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsSteady, regular and unchanged
(Definition of season creep noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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