[ ant-hee-lik, an-thee- ]
/ æntˈhi lɪk, ænˈθi- /
a rare halo occurring at the sun's elevation but in the opposite part of the sky.
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What Do Double Entendres Mean?A double entendre is a subtle literary device that uses one statement to convey two very different meanings. Taken literally, a double entendre is usually an innocent statement that has no ironic or inappropriate overtones. Taken another way, the same statement often can mean something too indelicate to be said in polite company. A double entendre can also work in reverse, with an apparently dirty …
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