canicule

noun
can·​i·​cule | \ ˈkanə̇‧ˌkyül \
plural -s

Definition of canicule

: dog days the canicule of 1825

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History and Etymology for canicule

French, dog days, Sirius, from Latin canicula Sirius

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“Canicule.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/canicule. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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