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Word: eclipse

Definition: darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse


Sentences Containing 'eclipse'

A city where en eternal eclipse has cast a shadow over the rights and wrongs.
A number of other pilgrims began to exhibit similar convulsions, and the convulsion phenomenon began to rival and eclipse the miracle phenomenon.
A partial lunar eclipse will take place on August 7, 2017.
A summer rematch with Brigadier Gerard, who had also been kept in training as a four-year-old, was earmarked for the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.
A total solar eclipse will take place on Monday, August 21, 2017.
After witnessing an eclipse, he is obsessed with his own scent.
Ard Patrick then developed leg trouble and was withdrawn from the Eclipse Stakes, which was won by Cheers, a colt he had beaten at both Epsom and Ascot.
Coming into the game against the Houston Texans, Collins needed only 90 yards to eclipse the mark.
For a minute perhaps I stared aghast at this blackness that was creeping over the day, and then I realized that an eclipse was beginning.
Graphical tools such as Eclipse IDE, IntelliJ IDEA can be used.
He also accompanied the expedition organized by Sir Norman Lockyer to Vava'u for the April 28, 1911 solar eclipse.
He joined five observatory solar eclipse expeditions, and directed two of these.
He was a volunteer assistant on the August 30, 1905 solar eclipse expedition to Palma, Majorca.
I saw the black central shadow of the eclipse sweeping towards me.
If the star's photometric intensity during the secondary eclipse is subtracted from its intensity before or after, only the signal caused by the planet remains.
If this were true, then the orbital position of the moon would be in total lunar eclipse and the bright side shown in the mosaic would actually be dark.
In 1986, Eclipse Comics published a new "Airboy" series, updated to the modern era, starring the son of the original character.
In 2002 the Kimber Eclipse won "Shooting Industry" magazine's "Academy of Excellence" award for Handgun of the Year.
In 2013 he won three consecutive Group One races: the Tattersalls Gold Cup, Prince of Wales's Stakes and Eclipse Stakes.
In addition, the Air Fighters co-starred in the five-issue miniseries "Total Eclipse" (May 1988 – April 1989), which featured most of the Eclipse stars together, and the one-shot "Total Eclipse: The Seraphim Objective" (Nov.
In his first year of racing, Franklin won the Eclipse Award for Outstanding Apprentice Jockey.
It was named after the small town of Gällivare in Sweden, where astronomers witnessed the total eclipse of the sun in 1927.
Many visitors traveled to the Pacific Northwest to view the eclipse, since it would be the last chance to view a total solar eclipse in the United States for almost four decades.
McClean organized 2 astronomical expeditions: one to Flint Island for the January 3, 1908 solar eclipse and the other to Port Davey for the May 9, 1910 solar eclipse; however, bad weather thwarted observations in both expeditions.
On 22 April, or 22 May, while "Brave" was escorting a convoy through the Channel, the transport "Eclipse" ran her down.
On 6 July Al Kazeem started 15/8 favourite for the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.
One of her best efforts was the Eclipse Stake at the Fair Grounds in St Louis.
PyCharm was released to the market of the Python-focused IDE's to compete with Eclipse's PyDev or the more broadly focused Komodo IDE by ActiveState.
Spinoffs from the Eclipse series include the one-shots "Airboy-Mr. Monster Special" (Aug.
Still, "Snakes Arrows" has yet to accumulate sales that approach or eclipse "Vapor Trails" or "Rush in Rio".
The August, 2017 eclipse will be the first with a path of totality crossing the USA's Pacific coast and Atlantic coast since 1918.
The eclipse will have a magnitude of 1.0306 and will be visible from a narrow corridor through the United States.
The Kimber Eclipse is a model 1911 semi-automatic pistol chambered for the .45 ACP and 10mm Auto cartridges.
The Kimber Eclipse Target II is a model of Kimber Eclipse.
The largest ship scheduled to dock is the 315m long "Celebrity Eclipse".
The longest eclipse in this series will occur on June 25, 2522 and last for 7 minutes and 12 seconds.
The next two tracks are ballads, such as a cover of "Alone" by Heart and a collaboration with Sarah Geronimo for "Total Eclipse of the Heart".
The orbits of the moon and stars are sufficiently inclined that the inhabitants of the planet have seldom seen an eclipse or occultation.
The path of this eclipse crosses the upcoming path of the total solar eclipse of April 8, 2024, with the intersection of the two paths being in southern Illinois in Makanda just south of Carbondale.
The path of totality of the Solar eclipse of February 26, 1979 passed only through the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and North Dakota.
The Prowler was a comic created by Timothy Truman and John K. Snyder III for Eclipse Comics.
There are several models of Kimber Eclipse, of different sizes and with different combinations of features.
There is a plug-in for Eclipse with instructions given at How-to EclipseFregIDE.
Therefore the`Eclipse's'was conspicuously the fastest time that has ever been made.
They gained prominence after the eclipse of the Satavahana dynasty, whom the Pallavas served as feudatories.
This eclipse is the 22nd of the 77 members of Saros series 145, the one that also produced the solar eclipse of August 11, 1999.
This eclipse will be the first total solar eclipse visible from the United States since 1991 (which was seen only from part of Hawaii), A 1991 article in "Discover" noted that "The total solar eclipse of July 11, 1991", that passed over Hawaii and significant portions of Mexico, "the best anyone will be able to see from the [US land until 2017."
To this event McClure attributes "he sudden and total eclipse of Scots as a literary language".
When there is an eclipse of the sun, she is bitten by a dog with rabies.
William F. Hunter (born 1855) was a professional baseball player who played catcher in the Major Leagues for the 1884 Louisville Eclipse.

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::: exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
::: repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
::: metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
::: chasm - abyss; very deep crack
::: laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious
::: unwarranted - unjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
::: multifarious - varied; greatly diversified; Ex. multifarious activities
::: lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
::: deface - mar; disfigure