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 for In season
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Season \Sea"son\, n. [OE. sesoun, F. saison, properly, the
     sowing time, fr. L. satio a sowing, a planting, fr. serere,
     satum, to sow, plant; akin to E. sow, v., to scatter, as
     seed.]
     1. One of the divisions of the year, marked by alterations in
        the length of day and night, or by distinct conditions of
        temperature, moisture, etc., caused mainly by the relative
        position of the earth with respect to the sun. In the
        north temperate zone, four seasons, namely, spring,
        summer, autumn, and winter, are generally recognized. Some
        parts of the world have three seasons, -- the dry, the
        rainy, and the cold; other parts have but two, -- the dry
        and the rainy.
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              The several seasons of the year in their beauty.
                                                    --Addison.
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     2. Hence, a period of time, especially as regards its fitness
        for anything contemplated or done; a suitable or
        convenient time; proper conjuncture; as, the season for
        planting; the season for rest.
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              The season, prime for sweetest scents and airs.
                                                    --Milton.
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     3. A period of time not very long; a while; a time.
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              Thou shalt be blind, not seeing the sun for a
              season.                               --Acts xiii.
                                                    11.
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     4. That which gives relish; seasoning. [Obs.]
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              You lack the season of all natures, sleep. --Shak.
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     In season, in good time, or sufficiently early for the
        purpose.
  
     Out of season, beyond or out of the proper time or the
        usual or appointed time.
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