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sunrise

noun

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the first appearance of light in the morning or the time of its appearance
  • a job that requires him to get up before sunrise

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The first known use of sunrise was in the 15th century

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“Sunrise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sunrise. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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