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Northern Lights

Syllabification: North·ern Lights

Definition of Northern Lights in English:

Another name for the aurora borealis. See aurora.
Example sentences
  • The Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights (Aurora Australis in the southern hemisphere) is also a manifestation of the ionosphere.
  • But assuming that happens we may be in for a spectacular Northern Lights display (the Aurora Borealis for those of a more scientific inclination).
  • The Northern Lights, or ‘Aurora Borealis’, are a natural light show that can be seen at the North Pole.

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