from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A peculiar appearance of clear sky near the horizon.


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  • a distance, and while he was yet miles from home, and the weather-gleam of the eastern hills began to be tinged with the brightening dawn, he has left them to the charge of his dog, and descended himself to the banks of the Leithen, off his way, that he might not be seen connected with their company.

    Anecdotes of Dogs


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