aurora polaris

noun
aurora po·​lar·​is | \ -pəˈlarə̇s, -pō- \
plural aurorae polares\ -​(ˌ)rēz \

Definition of aurora polaris

: a high-latitude aurora borealis or aurora australis

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History and Etymology for aurora polaris

New Latin, literally, polar aurora

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“Aurora polaris.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aurora%20polaris. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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