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day

noun

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1 the hours of light between one night and the next
  • during the day, we like to go play ball in the park

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2 an extent of time associated with a particular person or thing
  • the brief but glorious day of the clipper ship

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3 the first appearance of light in the morning or the time of its appearance
  • at the break of day I was relieved to realize that I had survived another night in the wilderness

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The first known use of day was before the 12th century

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“Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/day. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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