- Traditionally the fourth of the four seasons, typically regarded as being from December 21 to March 20 in Northern Hemisphere regions and from June 21 to September 20 in Southern Hemisphere regions. Usually marked by the applicable hemisphere of the planet being at its minimum angle of exposure to the Sun, resulting in short days and typically the time period with the lowest atmospheric temperatures for the region.
- Dutch: winter
- French: hiver
- German: Winter
- Italian: inverno
- Spanish: invierno
- (intransitive) To spend the winter (in a particular place).
Etymology: (term, winter, lang=ang)
- ''When they retired, they hoped to in Florida.
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