season creep

noun

the gradual changing in the length of the seasons, as demonstrated by earlier flowering of plants, etc, thought by many to be caused by climate change

Nearby words

  1. seaside,
  2. seaside knotweed,
  3. seaside sparrow,
  4. seasnail,
  5. season,
  6. season ticket,
  7. seasonable,
  8. seasonal,
  9. seasonal affective disorder,
  10. seasonal unemployment

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