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aurorean

[aw-rawr-ee-uh n, aw-rohr-, uh-rawr-, uh-rohr-] /ɔˈrɔr i ən, ɔˈroʊr-, əˈrɔr-, əˈroʊr-/
adjective
1.
belonging to the dawn; auroral.
Origin of aurorean
1810-1820
1810-20; auror(a) + -ean
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  • There—get such foolish thoughts out of your head, and give me one more sitting, darling, for this aurorean veil of hair.

    Miles Tremenhere, Vol 1 of 2 Annette Marie Maillard

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