estivate

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Synonyms for estivate

sleep during summer

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Frequency of banding did not differ between estivating snails collected during dry conditions and active snails collected during wet conditions.
Some of the samples consisted of estivating snails collected during dry conditions; other samples consisted of active snails collected during wet conditions.