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dark

(1) Not used. See dark fiber.

(2) Not running. Taken offline.

(3) Not lit. See darkened datacenter.
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sooner would I dwell for ever in your darkest cell, than lose the love of those warm, trusting hearts.
In the darkest nights they slept securely, with all their worldly wealth around them, in houses the doors of which were never fastened.
Evil thoughts became my sole intimates - the darkest and most evil of thoughts.
In his darkest days he had had but one simple, practical impulse--the desire, as he would have phrased it, to see the thing through.
We played a sort of Blind Man's Buff along the darkest passages, in the unlighted drawing-room, and little dining-room, calling cheerily to each other after each exploration that here, and here, and here, the trouble-had removed itself.
Men always play with their mouths," said Mowgli; and the silent trailers saw the old man fill and light and puff at a water-pipe, and they took good note of the smell of the tobacco, so as to be sure of Buldeo in the darkest night, if necessary.
In the darkest part of the long passage outside I met Therese with her arms full of pillows and blankets.
We then swam into a region of the sea where we found a lofty mountain, down whose sides there streamed torrents of melted metal, some of which were twelve miles wide and sixty miles long; while from an abyss on the summit, issued so vast a quantity of ashes that the sun was entirely blotted out from the heavens, and it became darker than the darkest midnight; so that when we were even at the distance of a hundred and fifty miles from the mountain, it was impossible to see the whitest object, however close we held it to our eyes.
I had driven up from Newcastle and was within about a mile of Auburn in the darkest and narrowest part of the ravine, looking intently ahead of my horse for the roadway.
I frequently had to look up at the opening between the trees above the path in order to learn my route, and, where there was no cart-path, to feel with my feet the faint track which I had worn, or steer by the known relation of particular trees which I felt with my hands, passing between two pines for instance, not more than eighteen inches apart, in the midst of the woods, invariably, in the darkest night.
Kielder has the darkest night skies in England due to minimal light pollution, making the observatory's Black Fell hilltop location a prime site for the stargazing facility.
The tragedy was described as one of the emergency services' darkest days.