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Definition 1: (Roman mythology) goddess of the dawn; counterpart of Greek Eos - [noun denoting person]

(aurora is an instance of ...) a deity worshipped by the ancient Romans

(aurora belongs to category ...) the mythology of the ancient Romans

Definition 2: an atmospheric phenomenon consisting of bands of light caused by charged solar particles following the earth's magnetic lines of force - [noun denoting phenomenon]

(aurora is a kind of ...) a physical phenomenon associated with the atmosphere

(... is a kind of aurora ) the aurora of the southern hemisphere

(... is a kind of aurora ) the aurora of the northern hemisphere

(aurora is a part of ...) light that streams

"streamers of flames"

Definition 3: the first light of day - [noun denoting time]

Samples where aurora or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we got up before dawn
  • they talked until morning

Synonyms for aurora in the sense of this definition

(aurora is a kind of ...) clock time

"the hour is getting late"

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