Winter

Winter, die rauhere Jahreszeit, in der nördl. gemäßigten Zone die Monate Dezember, Januar und Februar; astronomisch auf der nördl. Halbkugel die Zeit vom Wintersolstitium (21. oder 22. Dez.) bis zur Frühlingsnachtgleiche (um den 21. März), auf der südl. Halbkugel die Zeit, wo die nördl. ihren Sommer hat. [Tafel: Astronomie I, 2 u. 4.]


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