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English definition of “seasonal”


adjective     /ˈsiːzənəl/
relating to, available , or happening during a particular period of the year : a seasonal employee / worker a seasonal business / job seasonal demand / employment / work seasonal crops / fruit / products Chefs are recruited on a seasonal basis .
seasonal adjustment/change/variation ECONOMICS a change made to figures or other data in order to remove the effect of things that only happen at particular times of year : Construction employment , which had been surprisingly strong since the beginning of the year , fell by 65,000 after seasonal adjustment . The figures are adjusted for seasonal changes .
(Definition of seasonal adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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