twilight

  1. a state of diffused or dim illumination
  2. the time of day immediately following sunset
  3. the diffused light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon but its rays are refracted by the atmosphere of the earth
  4. a condition of decline following successes

Twilight

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twilight

[n] - the time of day immediately following sunset 2. [n] - a condition of decline following successes 3. [n] - the diffused light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon but its rays are refracted by the atmosphere of the earth
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Twilight

By astronomical definition, the state of the sky when the Sun is below the horizon but by no more than 18 degrees.
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twilight

1. The light perceived before the rising, and after the setting, of the sun, or when the sun is less than 18 deg below the horizon, occasioned by the illumination of the earth's atmosphere by the direct rays of the sun and their reflection on the earth. ... 2. Faint light; a dubious or uncertain medium through which anything is viewed. 'As when the...
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twilight

dusk noun the time of day immediately following sunset; `he loved the twilight`; `they finished before the fall of night`
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twilight

noun the diffused light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon but its rays are refracted by the atmosphere of the earth
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Twilight

• (a.) Imperfectly illuminated; shaded; obscure. • (n.) faint light; a dubious or uncertain medium through which anything is viewed. • (a.) Seen or done by twilight. • (n.) The light perceived before the rising, and after the setting, of the sun, or when the sun is less than 18
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Twilight

(from the article `Campbell, John W.`) ...pseudonym of `Don A. Stuart` (derived from his wife`s name, Dona Stuart). In these stories, technology was secondary to the development of ...
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Twilight

[The Mediator] Twilight is a young adult novel written by author Meg Cabot and was published by Avon Books in 2004. In the UK, it was published with the title Heaven Sent. ==Plot Summary== In the final installment of The Mediator series, Suze fights for the love of her life, Jesse. When Paul reveals he has found a way to time travel, anothe...
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Twilight

[game developer] Twilight was a UK video game development group, active from 1989 until around 1995. Originally developing game conversions for Hi-Tec Software, Ocean Software and Thalamus Ltd on the 8-bit platforms: the ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC and Commodore 64. Later they developed games for Atari ST, Commodore Amiga, Game Boy, Sega Genes...
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Twilight

[Thriving Ivory song] `Twilight` is a single by San Francisco based band Thriving Ivory. It is from their self-titled 2008 album released on Windup Records. ...
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Twilight

[soundtrack] The ``Twilight`` soundtrack is the official music for the 2008 film Twilight. The score was composed by Carter Burwell, with the rest of the soundtrack chosen by music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas. The album was released on November 4, 2008 by Patsavas` Chop Shop label in conjunction with Atlantic Records. The album debuted at...
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Twilight

[Elgar] `Twilight` is a song with music by the English composer Edward Elgar written in 1910 as his Op. 59, No. 6. Elgar set the words of the poem `The Twilight of Love`, from Volume 2 of a series of poems called `Embers` by Sir Gilbert Parker. The Opus 59 songs were part of a song-cycle of six romantic songs by Parker that was never comple...
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Twilight

[Buffy comic] ==Plot== Buffy tests the extent of her new superpowers when she is confronted by Twilight, who reveals himself to be her ex-boyfriend Angel. Their battle continues in mid-air for some time. He explains that the Twilight identity was the only way to limit the extent of the anti-Slayer factions` damage, and that the masked ident...
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Twilight

[short story] `Twilight` is a science fiction short story by John W. Campbell originally published in 1934 in Astounding Stories. In 1970, it was selected as one of the best science fiction short stories published before the creation of the Nebula Awards by the Science Fiction Writers of America. As such, it was published in The Science Fic...
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Twilight

[Warriors] Twilight is a children`s fantasy novel in the Warriors novel series written by Erin Hunter, a pseudonym used by multiple authors. It is the fifth book in the The New Prophecy series. It was generally well received by critics. ==Plot summary== WindClan and ThunderClan are still suffering from Mudclaw`s and Hawkfrost`s attack on Wi...
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TWILIGHT

Often called dusk, it is the evening period of waning light from the time of sunset to dark. The time of increasing light in the morning is called dawn. Twilight ends in the evening or begins in the morning at a specific time and can be categorized into three areas of decreasing light. Civil twilight is the time in the evening when car headlights n...
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twilight

The interval that follows sunset and comes before sunrise, during which the sky is partially illuminated by light from the Sun. Twilight lengthens with the distance of the observer from the equator, and is shortest as seen from anywhere on Earth at the equinoxes. Astronomical twilight is defined to ...
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twilight

twilight, period between sunset and total darkness or between total darkness and sunrise. Total darkness does not occur immediately when the sun sinks below the horizon because light from the sun that strikes the atmosphere is scattered (both by the air itself and by suspended matter, e.g., dust and...
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Twilight

Twilight is a faint illumination of the earth by sunlight reflected from the atmosphere after sunset and before sunrise.
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twilight

Type: Term Pronunciation: twī′līt Definitions: 1. Figuratively, a faint light. 2. Pertaining to faint or indistinct mental perception, as in twilight state.
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Twilight

[NCIS] `Twilight` is the 23rd and last episode in the second season, and the 46th overall episode, of the American crime drama television series NCIS. It first aired on CBS in the United States on May 24, 2005. The episode is written by John Kelley and directed by Thomas J. Wright, and was seen by 14.74 million viewers. With Ari Haswari bac...
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Twilight

[LEXX episode] Image of the tower marking the Lecheng Temple in Taichung, Taiwan as a national category three historic site. Photo taken on October 10, 2006. == Now commons == ...
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Twilight

[comic book] ==Plot== It attempted to bring in all of DC future science/space characters, many originally from the 1950s and 1960s, into one series (despite the fact that many occurred in different time periods). It was another radical revamp of DC characters, including Tommy Tomorrow, Star Rovers, Star Hawkins, Space Ranger, Manhunter 2070...
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