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24 Solar Terms--Major Snow

Major Snow, or "Daxue" in Chinese, is the 21st solar term and the 3rd solar term of winter. It usually arrives around December 6-8. Major Snow indicates the start of the midwinter season. As its name implies, Major Snow reflects the phenomenon of precipitation, indicating the time and intensity of snowfall. During this period, the weather gets colder, and the days become shorter.