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"seasonal" in British English

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seasonaladjective

uk   /ˈsiː.zən.əl/ us   /ˈsiː.zən.əl/
B2 relating to or happening during a particular period in the year: seasonal vegetables seasonal farm work

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(Definition of seasonal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"seasonal" in American English

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seasonaladjective

us   /si·zə·nəl/
  • seasonal adjective (DURING PART OF YEAR)

available or happening during one of the four parts of a year: seasonal jobs/work
  • seasonal adjective (DURING PERIOD)

available or happening during a particular time of the year, esp. the same time every year : seasonal fruits and vegetables seasonal decorations
(Definition of seasonal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"seasonal" in Business English

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seasonaladjective

uk   /ˈsiːzənəl/ us  
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 from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seasonal”
in Arabic مَوسمي…
in Korean 계절적인…
in Portuguese sazonal…
in Catalan de temporada…
in Japanese 季節の, 旬の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 季节的, 季节性的…
in Turkish mevsimlik…
in Russian сезонный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 季節的, 季節性的…
in Italian stagionale, di stagione…
in Polish sezonowy…
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“seasonal” in Business English

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