eclipse

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eclipse where moon is silhouetted by ring of sun annular eclipse
outermost region of the sun's atmosphere; visible as a white halo during a solar eclipse aureole , corona
gaseous layer of the sun's atmosphere (extending from the photosphere to the corona) that is visible during a total eclipse of the sun chromosphere
(astronomy) the reappearance of a celestial body after an eclipse egress , emersion
(astronomy) the disappearance of a celestial body prior to an eclipse immersion , ingress
disappearance of celestial body during eclipse occultation
eclipse in which the eclipsed body is only partially obscured partial eclipse
eclipse, partial shadow during penumbra
eclipse, flaming gas of sun during total solar prominence
eclipse where three celestial bodies are aligned syzygy
presocratic Greek philosopher and astronomer (who predicted an eclipse in 585 BC) who was said by Aristotle to be the founder of physical science; he held that all things originated in water (624-546 BC) Thales , Thales of Miletus
eclipse as seen from a place where the eclipsed body is completely obscured total eclipse
eclipse, full shadow during umbra
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