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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the setting sun; falling, descending; western.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the setting sun; falling; descending; western.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the setting sun; western.


Latin occasivus, from occasus a going down, setting of the heavenly bodies, from occidere to fall or down. See occasion. (Wiktionary)


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