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twilight zone

noun
1.
the lowest level of the ocean that light can reach.
2.
an ill-defined area between two distinct conditions, categories, etc., usually comprising certain features of both; an indefinite boundary:
a twilight zone between fantasy and reality.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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British Dictionary definitions for twilight-zone

twilight zone

noun
1.
any indefinite or transitional condition or area
2.
an area of a city or town, usually surrounding the central business district, where houses have become dilapidated
3.
the lowest level of the ocean to which light can penetrate
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