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  Words related to eclipse

Related / Similar Words: occultation, occult, overshadow

 

Definition:
  • one celestial body obscures another;
  • cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention; "The Sun eclipses the moon today"; "Planets and stars often are occulted by other celestial bodies";
  • exceed in importance; outweigh; "This problem overshadows our lives right now";
  • cause an eclipse of; of celestial bodies; "The moon eclipsed the sun";

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    Hyponyms: solar eclipse, lunar eclipse, total eclipse, partial eclipse

     

    Derivational Morphology: occult, occultation

     

    Language Translations:
    Breton: fallaenn   Bulgarian: затъмнение  
    Catalan: eclipsi   Croatian: pomrčina  
    Dutch: verduistering   Finnish: pimennys  
    French: éclipse   Galician: eclipse  
    German: Finsternis   Greek: εκλείψη  
    Hebrew: ליקוי מאורות   Icelandic: myrkvi  
    Indonesian: gerhana   Italian: eclisse  
    Japanese:   Korean: 식현상  
    Latin: eclipsis   Polish: zaćmienie  
    Portuguese: eclipse   Russian: затмение  
    Slovak: zatmenie   Swedish: förmörkelse  
    Telugu: గ్రహణం  
     
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