midnight sun

noun
the sun visible at midnight in mid-summer in arctic and antarctic regions.

Origin:
1855–60

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midnight sun
 
n
the sun visible at midnight during local summer inside the Arctic and Antarctic circles

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Example sentences
Their skin rusts in the midnight sun and fourteen of them scrunch on a chunk.
And there is the added excitement of the midnight sun.
But at the end of the day, as the midnight sun beams its way through my tent,
  my mind drifts to simpler thoughts.
Spend two summer weeks paddling, trekking, and tent-camping under the midnight
  sun among its high mountains and deep fjords.
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