canicular days

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Noun1.Canicular days - the hot period between early July and early Septembercanicular days - the hot period between early July and early September; a period of inactivity
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
summer, summertime - the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox; "they spent a lazy summer at the shore"
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Also known as canicular days. their name derives from the Dog Star, Sirius.
The adjective Canicular means "pertaining to Sirius", so dog days are also called Canicular days.
He discusses, inter alia, the aspects or angular distances between the planets, which modify their influence; the Houses that govern different spheres of life; the properties of the zodiacal signs and their domiciles, canicular days, triplicities, and the Great Year.