long-day

adjective
\ ˈlȯŋ-ˈdā How to pronounce long-day (audio) \

Definition of long-day

: responding to or relating to a long photoperiod used especially of a plant — compare day-neutral, short-day

First Known Use of long-day

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Long-day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long-day. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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