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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that is related to the sun.

Usage examples (12)
  • The star Sothis rose heliacally on the first day of the Egyptian New
  • Both stars disappear for an almost equal amount of time and rise heliacally at the summer solstice.
  • It again approaches the sun on successive nights until it disappears totally from view, obscured by the sun's brilliance for 70 days before reappearing again for a few minutes...
  • - Rise heliacally with the sun in the month of Arpil for more
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