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noun [countable/uncountable] summer pronunciation in British English /ˈsʌmə(r)/
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  1. 1
    the season between spring and autumn, when the weather is hottest
    He spent the summer in Paris.
    the long hot summer of 1976
    in summer: This room is cold even in summer.
    early/late summer: The fruit will ripen in late summer.
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      relating to summer
      a warm summer evening
      our summer holiday
      The museum is open to visitors in the summer months.

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