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[bliŋk]
(mechanics)
A unit of time equal to 10-5 day or to 0.864 second.
(meteorology)
A brightening of the base of a cloud layer, caused by the reflection of light from a snow- or ice-covered surface.
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Blinken expressed best wishes for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on behalf of Secretary of State, John Carry and on his own behalf.
Blinken had also met with President of Ennahdha movement Rached Ghannouchi.
Muscat: United States Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken thanked Oman for playing a "significant role" in helping world powers reach a framework on curbing Iran's nuclear program.