springtide

springtime

[spring-tahym]
noun
1.
the season of spring.
2.
the first or earliest period: the springtime of love.
Also called springtide [spring-tahyd] .


Origin:
1485–95; spring + time

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springtime (ˈsprɪŋˌtaɪm)
 
n
1.  Also called: springtide the season of spring
2.  the earliest, usually the most attractive, period of the existence of something

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