Anti-corona

anticorona

[an-tee-kuh-roh-nuh]
noun
a luminous edging around the shadow of an observer or the point where his or her shadow would fall, as thrown by the sun upon a cloud or fog bank.
Also called Brocken bow, glory.


Origin:
anti- + corona

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To anti-corona
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: anti-corn law league
Next Definition: anti-corporate
Words Near: anti-corona
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for anti-corona
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing anti-corona
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;