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midnight

  

      n  
1   
a    the middle of the night; 12 o'clock at night  
b    (as modifier)  
the midnight hour     
2    burn the midnight oil   to work or study late into the night  
  midnightly      adj, adv  


Land of the Midnight Sun  
      n  
1    any land north of the Arctic Circle, which has continuous daylight throughout the short summer, esp. N parts of Norway, Sweden, and Finland  
2       an informal name for       Lapland  
midnight blue  
      n  
a    a very dark blue colour; bluish black  
b    (as adj.)  
a midnight-blue suit     
midnight sun  
      n   the sun visible at midnight during the summer inside the Arctic and Antarctic circles  
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n.
a lengthy commercial (frequently of a half-hour or hour's duration) parading as information or a documentary, though not necessarily presented by a celebrity.
n.
last days, hours or minutes of life
Medical term
n.
a type of work that goes on 24 hours from 24 hours because the teams performing it are located in various time zones.
E.g: Some claim that follow-the-sun is a business failure. It can be used also as a verb (Our team follows the sun ) or as an adjective (We offer follow-the-sun business support) .
v.
to steal something from a shop or a store during trading hours

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