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daylight

[′dā‚līt]
(astronomy)
Light of the day, from sun and sky.
(engineering)

daylight

The period of time during any day that begins with the morning civil twilight and ends with the evening civil twilight. Civil twilight is the period before sunrise and after sunset when the sun's center is between 0° and 6° below the horizon.
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But it was too dark to see yet, so we made the canoe fast and set in her to wait for daylight.
Sancho, seeing his master downcast and somewhat dissatisfied, said to him, "Senor, daylight will be here before long, and it will not do for us to let the sun find us in the street; it will be better for us to quit the city, and for your worship to hide in some forest in the neighbourhood, and I will come back in the daytime, and I won't leave a nook or corner of the whole village that I won't search for the house, castle, or palace, of my lady, and it will be hard luck for me if I don't find it; and as soon as I have found it I will speak to her grace, and tell her where and how your worship is waiting for her to arrange some plan for you to see her without any damage to her honour and reputation.
After Sola had replenished my coverings I again slept, nor did I awaken until daylight.
With the advent of Burning Daylight the whole place became suddenly brighter and cheerier.
You're right, my son," Burning Daylight went on gaily.
Men and women danced in moccasins, and the place was soon a-roar, Burning Daylight the centre of it and the animating spark, with quip and jest and rough merriment rousing them out of the slough of despond in which he had found them.
Few men knew Elam Harnish by any other name than Burning Daylight, the name which had been given him in the early days in the land because of his habit of routing his comrades out of their blankets with the complaint that daylight was burning.
Hitachi Innovative Solutions Corporation (HISC), a platform-independent IT solutions provider, and Daylight Software, Inc.
Daylight Software was chosen after we looked at both Delphi and Daylight enterprise.
Prior to joining Daylight Software, Metivier was the general manager of the Howard Johnson Hotel in Portsmouth, N.
Randy Seifer, a corporate officer at Holiday Inn Plainview, says installing Daylight enterprise will allow employees to give greater levels of conference service and better utilize the property's 5,000 square-feet of meeting space.
After recent training phases were completed, the hotels are now utilizing Daylight enterprise 2.