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solstitial

[sol-stish-uh l, sohl-] /sɒlˈstɪʃ əl, soʊl-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a solstice or the solstices:
a solstitial point.
2.
occurring at or about the time of a solstice.
3.
characteristic of the summer solstice.
Origin
1550-1560
1550-60; < Latin sōlstitiālis; see solstice, -al1
Related forms
solstitially, adverb
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Word Origin and History for solstitial
adj.

1550s, from Latin solstitialis, from solstitium (see solstice).

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