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hibernateverb [I]

uk   /ˈhaɪ.bə.neɪt/  us   /ˈhaɪ.bɚ.neɪt/
hibernation
noun [U] uk   /ˌhaɪ.bəˈneɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌhaɪ.bɚˈneɪ.ʃən/
Bears go into hibernation in the autumn.
(Definition of hibernate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hibernate" in American English

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hibernateverb [I]

 us   /ˈhɑɪ·bərˌneɪt/
(of some animals) to spend the winter months in a state like sleep
hibernation
noun [U]  us   /ˌhɑɪ·bərˈneɪ·ʃən/
(Definition of hibernate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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