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auroral

[ aw-rawr-uhl, aw-rohr-, uh-rawr-, uh-rohr- ]
/ ɔˈrɔr əl, ɔˈroʊr-, əˈrɔr-, əˈroʊr- /
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adjective
of or like the dawn.
pertaining to the aurora borealis or aurora australis.
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Origin of auroral

First recorded in 1545–55; auror(a) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM auroral

au·ro·ral·ly, adverb
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