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August 8, 2022

Word of the Day: Crepuscular

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Word of the Day : August 8, 2022

crepuscular \krih-PUHSS-kyuh-ler\ adjective

What It Means

Crepuscular means "of, relating to, or resembling twilight." It is also used in zoological contexts to describe creatures that are active during twilight, or to the activities of such creatures.

// As evening came on, fireflies began to appear in the crepuscular gloaming.

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