sunrise

  1. the first light of day
  2. atmospheric phenomena accompanying the daily appearance of the sun
  3. the daily event of the sun rising above the horizon

Sunrise

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[telescope] The Sunrise balloon-borne solar observatory consists of a 1m aperture Gregory telescope, a UV filter imager, an imaging vector polarimeter, an image stabilization system and further infrastructure. The first science flight of Sunrise yielded high-quality data that reveal the structure, dynamics and evolution of solar convection,...
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[Charleston, West Virginia] Sunrise, also known as MacCorkle Mansion, is a historic home located at Charleston, West Virginia. It was built in 1905 by West Virginia`s ninth governor, William A. MacCorkle (1857-1930). It is a long, three-story stone mansion. Its gabled roof is dotted with dormers and chimneys and surmounts an intricate, but ...
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sunrise

[n] - atmospheric phenomena accompanying the daily appearance of the sun 2. [n] - the daily event of the sun rising above the horizon
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sunrise

noun the daily event of the sun rising above the horizon
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Sunrise

• (n.) Alt. of Sunrising
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Sunrise

(from the article `Murnau, F.W.`) ...offered a Hollywood contract by Fox Film Corporation and was allowed to use the same staff of technicians and craftsmen he used for his German ... ...used by German directors such as Fritz Lang (Metropolis, 1927; M, 1931) and F.W. Murnau (Nosferatu, 1922; Sunrise, 1927).[5 related articles]
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[Sacramento RT] Sunrise is a side platformed Sacramento RT light rail station in Rancho Cordova, California, United States. The station was opened on June 11, 2004, and is operated by the Sacramento Regional Transit District. As part of the Gold Line, it has service to Downtown Sacramento, California State University, Sacramento, Gold River...
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[Norah Jones song] `Sunrise` is the first single of Norah Jones` multi-platinum album Feels like Home. It reached #4 in Canada and #30 in the United Kingdom. Despite failing to chart on the Hot 100, the single was certified gold by the RIAA for sales of 500,000 copies. The song won Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 2005 Grammy Awards...
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Sunrise

Sunrise is a cultivated variety of potato.
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[New Zealand TV programme] Sunrise was a New Zealand breakfast television news and current affairs show which was broadcast live on TV3. It aired from 7.00am to 9.00am weekdays, and the show featured all the latest current affairs, News, Sport, Business and Weather. The programme followed ASB Business at 6.30am. TV3 cancelled Sunrise includ...
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Sunrise

Moment of time when the Sun's edge first appears above the Earth's horizon.
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SUNRISE

The daily appearance of the sun on the eastern horizon as a result of the earth's rotation. In the United States, it is considered as that instant when the upper edge of the sun appears on the sea level horizon. In Great Britain, the center of the sun's disk is used instead. Time of sunrise is calculated for mean sea level. related term: sunset
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Sunrise, city (1990 pop. 64,407), Broward co., SE Fla., a residential suburb 8 mi (13 km) W of Fort Lauderdale; inc. 1961 as Sunrise Golf Village. It is a major office and commercial center and the site of Sawgrass Mills, one of the largest malls in the United States. Sunrise also is the home of the...
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Sunrise

Informative call that command and control functions are available from GCI/AWACS (opposite of MIDNIGHT).
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[magazine] Sunrise is a journal of the Theosophical Society Pasadena. ==History== The journal was founded by James A. Long in October 1951. After the death of Long, the journal has been published by Grace F. Knoche. The journal is also translated into Dutch and German. Since 1975 the journal issues a yearly special edition. Sunrise is a the...
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Sunrise

[Sky News] Sunrise is the breakfast programme on Sky News between 6:00am and 9:00am on weekdays and 6:00am to 10:00am on weekends. The weekday programmes are also broadcast on Pick between 6:00am and 7:00am. It was first aired in February 1989. Since March 2014, the programme has been presented with Eamonn Holmes and Isabel Webster. Prior t...
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Sunrise

[TV program] Sunrise is an Australian breakfast television program, broadcast on the Seven Network and currently presented by David Koch and Samantha Armytage. The program follows Seven Early News and runs from 6am to 9am, followed by The Morning Show. ==History== The history of Sunrise can be traced back to at least 17 January 1991 when 11...
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Sunrise

Sunrise or sun up is the instant at which the upper edge of the Sun appears over the eastern horizon in the morning. The term can also refer to the entire process of the Sun crossing the horizon and its accompanying atmospheric effects. ==Terminology== ===`Rise`=== Although the Sun appears to `rise` from the horizon, it is actually the Earth`...
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[company] Among Japan`s largest and most famous studios, Sunrise is renowned for several critically lauded and popular original anime series, such as Gundam, Armored Trooper Votoms, Yoroiden Samurai Troopers, Crush Gear Turbo, The Vision of Escaflowne, Cowboy Bebop, Witch Hunter Robin, My-HiME, My-Otome, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion...
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Sunrise

The daily appearance of the sun on the eastern horizon as a result of the earth's rotation. In the U
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[Gore, Virginia] Sunrise, also known as Muse House, is a historic home located near Gore, Frederick County, Virginia. It is a two-story, log and frame farmhouse in the Greek Revival style. The original section was built in 1818, with additions and modifications made about 1850, and in 1914. The main section measures approximately 18 feet by...
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