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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Belonging to or active during the night; Of or relating to or occurring in the night.

Usage examples (39)
  • Boar born in the wild quickly become nocturnal to avoid being shot at, which frequently happens.
  • nocturnal animals are active at night
  • nocturnal darkness
  • Neighbors ... said they wouldn't rest until the large black snake, which appears to be nocturnal, is no longer free. for more
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