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ONTOLOGY REPORT - ANNOTATIONS


Term:estivation
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Definition:Any process in which an organism enters and maintains a period of dormancy, similar to hibernation, but that occurs during the summer. It insulates against heat to prevent the harmful effects of the season.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: aestivation
 xref: Wikipedia:Estivation


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  biological_process 19634
    multicellular organismal process 8913
      sleep 49
        estivation 0
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