Hibernaculum

Hibernaculum (hi-buhr-NAK-yuh-luhm) (Latin, `tent for winter quarters`) can refer to: ...
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hibernaculum

zoologically refers to a shelter used by hibernating animals, botanically refers to a protective casing a plant uses to survive changing weather conditions during its dormant period.
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Hibernaculum

• (n.) A winter bud, in which the rudimentary foliage or flower, as of most trees and shrubs in the temperate zone, is protected by closely overlapping scales. • (n.) Winter home or abiding place. • (n.) A little case in which certain insects pass the winter.
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hibernaculum

<plant biology> A plant organ such as a bud, rhizome, turion, etc. Which allows a plant to live through adverse conditions. ... (26 Mar 1998) ...
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hibernaculum

(from the article `snake`) ...is compensated for by the absence of danger, and where the surrounding extremes of low temperature and low humidity remain within tolerable ...
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Hibernaculum

[botany] Hibernaculum (plural hibernacula) is the term often applied to a winter bud of certain aquatic plants, such as the bladderworts (Utricularia). The buds are heavier than water, and, being developed at the approach of cold weather, they become detached, sink to the bottom of the pond, and thus survive the winter. In the spring, they ...
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Hibernaculum

[zoology] Hibernaculum plural form: hibernacula (Latin, `tent for winter quarters`) is a word used in zoology to refer to a place of abode in which a creature seeks refuge, such as a bear using a cave to overwinter. Insects may hibernate to survive the winter. The word can be used to describe a variety of shelters used by various kinds of a...
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Hibernaculum

Hi`ber·nac'u·lum noun [ See Hibernacle .] 1. (Botany) A winter bud, in which the rudimentary foliage or flower, as of most trees and shrubs in the temperate zone, is protected by closely overlapping scales. 2. (Zoology) A little case in which certain insects...
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Hibernaculum

A place where an animal hibernates during the winter.
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hibernaculum

hibernaculum 1. A place, or shelter, which serves for protection of animals, etc., during winter while they are hibernating. 2. The domicile in which an animal hibernates or stays during the winter. 3. The wintertime nest chamber of a hibernator.
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hibernaculum

The winter quarters or place of retirement of a hibernating animal.
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hibernaculum

winter retreat
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