Word of the Day – Dec. 9 – Hibernaculum

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Hibernaculum  (hye-ber-NAK-yuh-lum)

Definition: A shelter occupied during the winter by a dormant animal, such as an insect or reptile.

Sample sentence: If you are afraid of snakes or bats, you probably won’t enjoy thinking about a hibernaculum, where hundreds, even thousands of these creatures might be passing the wintry months.

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