The spindle of a balance wheel in a clock or watch, especially such a spindle in a clock with vertical escapement.
The period of actual darkness after sunset and before sunrise; also, a part of this period before bedtime [a night at the opera] or the part between bedtime and morning [a sleepless night]
The time of evening when it is beginning to get dark; dim part of twilight
A later period or time:
The daily disappearance of the sun below the western horizon
The approach of darkness; dusk.
The diffused light from the sky during the early evening or early morning when the sun is below the horizon and its light is refracted by the earth's atmosphere.
Divisible by 2 with a remainder of 0, such as 12 or 876.
The evening star, especially Venus.
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
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