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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj.- Of a star rising in or just before the dawn.

Usage examples (4)
  • The chairs were removed, and the jingling of glasses announced the arrival of the preliminaries of the matutine symposion.
  • The matutine intellect of the poet, keeping in advance of the glare of philosophy, always dwells in this auroral atmosphere.
  • From my little caddy her matutine tea.
  • "Hewson and Hobbes were down at the matutine bathing; of course Arthur Audley, the bather par excellence glory of headers: Arthur they called him for love and for... for more
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