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any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes A , antiophthalmic factor , axerophthol , vitamin A
taller than Abronia elliptica and having night-blooming flowers Abronia fragrans , sweet sand verbena
buoy that can be heard (at night) acoustic buoy
prostrate or semi-erect subshrub of tropical America, and Australia; heavily armed with recurved thorns and having sensitive soft grey-green leaflets that fold and droop at night or when touched or cooled action plant , humble plant , live-and-die , Mimosa pudica , sensitive plant , shame plant , touch-me-not
personification of the sky or upper air breathed by the Olympians; son of Erebus and night or of Chaos and darkness Aether
bells at morning, noon, night angelus
herons; egrets; night herons; bitterns Ardeidae , family Ardeidae
light phenomenon of night sky aurora
night-sky streaks in northern hemisphere aurora borealis , northern lights
stag party held for a bachelor (usually on the night before he is married) bachelor party
part of a city that is notorious for gambling dens and brothels and saloons and riotous night life (especially the waterfront of San Francisco after the gold rush of 1849) Barbary Coast
area on which a drove of cattle or sheep can sleep for a night bed-ground , bedground , bed ground
night heron of both Old and New Worlds black-crowned night heron , Nycticorax nycticorax
tropical American heron related to night herons boat-billed heron , boatbill , broadbill , Cochlearius cochlearius
effigies of Guy Fawkes are burned on this night Bonfire Night , Guy Fawkes Night
young waitress in a night club whose costume includes the tail and ears of a rabbit bunny , bunny girl
spot that is open late at night and that provides entertainment (as singers or dancers) as well as dancing and food and drink cabaret , club , nightclub , nightspot
series of acts at a night club cabaret , floor show , floorshow
West Indian evergreen shrub having clusters of funnel-shaped yellow-white flowers that are fragrant by night Cestrum nocturnum , night jasmine , night jessamine
stand (usually movable) selling hot coffee and food (especially at night) coffee stall
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