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saint martin's summer


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Noun saint martin's summer has 1 sense
  1. Indian summer, Saint Martin's summer - a period of unusually warm weather in the autumn
    --1 is a kind of time period, period of time, period
    --1 is a part of fall, autumn

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Saint Martin's Summer


1. A period of unusually warm weather occurring in late autumn, around the feast day of Saint Martin (November 11th).

Example sentence: During Saint Martin's Summer, people often enjoy outdoor activities before the onset of winter.


2. A novel written by Rafael Sabatini in 1909, set in Venice during the 15th century.

Example sentence: "Saint Martin's Summer" is a captivating historical fiction that takes readers on a journey through a bustling Venice.


3. A term used in Ireland to describe the autumn season when the weather is warmer than expected.

Example sentence: The locals were thrilled to experience Saint Martin's Summer, as it allowed them to extend their outdoor activities.


4. In some parts of Europe, Saint Martin's Summer refers to a brief return of summer-like weather in early November.

Example sentence: Farmers often take advantage of Saint Martin's Summer to complete their outdoor work before the frost sets in.

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