season creep


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season creep

n
(Environmental Science) 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
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Be prepared Plan ahead and don't let a new season creep up on you.
Its aim is to do for the entire United States what bloom hunters like Fleming have done for the Washington area: Track the patterns of season creep and explain why that matters to humans.
We are a lot happier than we were the last time we played Accies and although it's forgotten about events last season creep in every now and then.
The so-called shopping season creep, when companies start their seasonal promotions earlier every year has already seen Halloween goodies showing up weeks before the Oct.
But instead of moving in for the kill - you could not see where a Villa goal was coming from - West Ham let the mistakes which have characterised their season creep back into their game.
v vFab news As the start of the football season creeps closer there was some heartwarming news as it was revealed that Fabrice Muamba has made a return to action - o f sorts.
But as the start of the season creeps closer I'm a little bit edgy about picking up unwanted injuries, so we'll see how things go.
Under boss Dave Jones we are all too aware of Cardiff's tendency to fade as the season creeps towards its climax.
Bowhunting has been my outdoor passion since high school, and after 20-plus years I still get that great feeling of anticipation as the summer days cool and bow season creeps closer.
AS another festive season creeps upon us, so an avalanche of comedy videos are released for the Christmas shopper's delight.
However, as the season creeps ever nearer, we're still none the wiser as to whether the England man will stay at Goodison or move to Manchester City.