serotinal

adjective
se·ro·ti·nal | \ sə-ˈrät-nəl , -ˈrä-tə- ; ˌser-ə-ˈtī-nᵊl \

Definition of serotinal 

: of or relating to the latter and usually drier part of summer

First Known Use of serotinal

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for serotinal

Latin serotinus coming late

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