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English definition of “winter”

winter

noun [C, U]     /ˈwɪntər/
A1 the coldest season of the year , between autumn and spring : We went skiing last winter. a mild winterThe seasons
wintry     /ˈwɪntri/ adjective cold and typical of winter: wintry showers (= snow mixed with rain ) → See also the dead of night/winterThe seasonsColdSnow and ice
(Definition of winter noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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