nival

adjective
ni·​val | \ ˈnīvəl \

Definition of nival

: characterized by, abounding with, or living in or under snow : of or relating to a region of perennial snow nival flora nival climate

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History and Etymology for nival

Latin nivalis, from niv-, nix snow + -alis -al

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“Nival.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nival. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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