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dark cloud

dark cloud in Science
dark cloud
  (därk)   
See absorption nebula.
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  • David suffered the common fate of all in having a dark cloud.

    David Dunne

    Belle Kanaris Maniates
  • Jud was the dark cloud, and his silver lining had not yet materialized.

    David Dunne

    Belle Kanaris Maniates
  • In the excitement of the moment she forgot the dark cloud that had fallen upon her.

    The White Lie William Le Queux
  • The dark cloud gathered about him, and he could discover no avenue of escape.

    Bucholz and the Detectives Allan Pinkerton
  • Between him and Nejdanov sat Markelov, like a dark cloud, and then Solomin.

    Virgin Soil Ivan S. Turgenev

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