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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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midnight

  
  
dead of night, middle of the night, the witching hour, twelve o'clock (at night)  

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