the gradual changing in the length of the seasons, as demonstrated by earlier flowering of plants, etc, thought by many to be caused by climate change
- Seasonal unemployment
seasonal unemployment definition Periodic unemployment created by seasonal variations in particular industries, especially industries such as construction that are affected by the weather.
verb (used without object), seceded, seceding. 1. to withdraw formally from an alliance, federation, or association, as from a political union, a religious organization, etc. verb 1. (intransitive) often foll by from. (of a person, section, etc) to make a formal withdrawal of membership, as from a political alliance, church, organization, etc
verb (used with object) 1. to discriminate or distinguish in thought. verb (used without object) 2. to become secerned. verb (transitive) (rare) 1. (of a gland or follicle) to secrete 2. to distinguish or discriminate
Secernentasida Se·cer·nen·tas·i·da (sē’sər-něn-tās’ĭ-də) n. A class of nematodes characterized by the presence of phasmids; it includes several parasitic to humans.