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ni·val

 (nī′vəl)
adj.
Relating to, growing in or under, or living on snow cover: nival fauna.

[Latin nivālis, from nix, niv-, snow; see sneigwh- in Indo-European roots.]

nival

(ˈnaɪvəl)
adj
(Botany) of or growing in or under snow
[C17: from Latin nivālis, from nix snow]
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Most low flow events of nival regime rivers do not span a large part of summer, so many events that start in June or July end on or before September 30, whereas a large portion of those events that begin in August or September extend beyond that date.
Es mas, modelamientos de la cobertura vegetal bajo escenarios de cambio climatico revelan que podrian incrementarse en un futuro debido al aumento de la temperatura atmosferica y la reduccion de cobertura nival (Gil Ramon et al.
Con esta ultima informacion fue posible evaluar la dependencia de la extension de los HAA con las condiciones climaticas locales, especificamente de la precipitacion pluvial y nival.
Gutierrez "Modelo para evaluar la vulnerabilidad de las coberturas vegetales de Colombia ante un posible cambio climatico utilizando SIG con enfasis en las coberturas nival y de paramo", Bogota, pp.
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It was their first match for 12 weeks but they showed no sign of rust as Adam Knowles reeled off a first-half hat trick, Matt Fox later logging his first goal for the club with a 25-yard special while Nival Mesonda wrapped it up on his debut.
The confidence interval allowed us to classify nival water stress in three groups distinguished.
15pm at Meydan, take Royal Ridge for Mike De Kock who has a great record in these sprint races at the Car nival.
In Babusar people have been still hopeful of getting water from the newly bred glacier pair in the nival zone of the village but at Hindi/Nasirabad in Hunza the experiment has been failed despite various attempts.
Tosi (INRENA 1995), en el ambito del ACRVM estan comprendidas cinco zonas de vida: matorral desertico-subalpino templado calido (md-satc), paramo humedo-subalpino subtropical (ph-sas), tundra humeda-alpino templado calido (th-atc), tundra muy humed-alpino subtropical (tmh-as), nival-subtropical (ns), nival templado calido (ntc).
Metabolitos secundarios de liquenes de la zona nival de la Sierra Nevada de Merida-Venezuela y su papel en la absorcion de la radiacion ultravioleta.