don't you just love it when you hear a word you hardly ever hear let alone use and the very next day you can actually get to use it in context; the word was 'crepuscular' as in beavers are crepuscular creatures and this evening on my after-office walk in the woods I almost tripped over another such creature, a tiny hedgehog
* Thesaurus Legend:
|Noun||1.||crepuscule - the time of day immediately following sunset; "he loved the twilight"; "they finished before the fall of night"|
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[1350–1400; < Latin crepuscul(um)=crepus- (akin to creper obscure) + -culum -cule1]
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