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dark

(1) Not used. See dark fiber.

(2) Not running. Taken offline.

(3) Not lit. See darkened datacenter.
References in classic literature ?
Nobody ought to know it IS me standing by the river; it ought to be `Rebecca,' or `the darker maiden;' and `the rush to Emma Jane' is simply dreadful.
The master is fre- quently compelled to sell this class of his slaves, out of deference to the feelings of his white wife; and, cruel as the deed may strike any one to be, for a man to sell his own children to human flesh-mongers, it is often the dictate of humanity for him to do so; for, unless he does this, he must not only whip them himself, but must stand by and see one white son tie up his brother, of but few shades darker com- plexion than himself, and ply the gory lash to his naked back; and if he lisp one word of disapproval, it is set down to his parental partiality, and only makes a bad matter worse, both for himself and the slave whom he would protect and defend.
This smoke (or flame, perhaps, would be the better word for it) was so bright that the deep blue sky overhead and the hazy stretches of brown common towards Chertsey, set with black pine trees, seemed to darken abruptly as these puffs arose, and to remain the darker after their dispersal.
Darker and more desolate seemed his stately home, and when the Fairies asked for flowers, he felt ashamed that he had none to give them.
Darker and darker and drearier and drearier the prospect drew, until the carriage stopped at last, and Mrs.
It is darker in the woods, even in common nights, than most suppose.
Many a private chair, too, inclosing some fine lady, monstrously hooped and furbelowed, and preceded by running-footmen bearing flambeaux--for which extinguishers are yet suspended before the doors of a few houses of the better sort--made the way gay and light as it danced along, and darker and more dismal when it had passed.
When she awoke again, broad day was shining through the lofty openings in the walls, and, stealing in slanting rays but midway down, seemed to make the building darker than it had been at night.
When Paul feels the passion between him and Juliette dying he is torn between the love of a good woman and the darker aspects of Billy's life of sex and drugs.
I do not look at you with eyes of a darker shade of light Heart and mind held captive by an hourglass Although with time you have changed Yet I still do not look at you With eyes of a darker shade of light.
The intimate portrait will show a darker side to the well-publicised love life of the former weather girl.
And to add to their already heavy workload, especially at Christmas, this week beat bobby PC Jason Darker rolled up his sleeves and got down to some hard graft on a patch of waste land.