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vespertine

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adjective ves·per·tine \ˈves-pər-ˌtīn\

Definition of vespertine

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or occurring in the evening <vespertine shadows>

  2. 2 :  active, flowering, or flourishing in the evening :  crepuscular



Origin of vespertine

Latin vespertinus, from vesper


First Known Use: 15th century


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