horizon

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horizon

noun border, boundary, field of view, field of vision, prospect, range, range of vision, realm, skyline, view, vista
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The landing is supposed to happen about three hours later, at 3:26 CEST (01:26 GMT), to the steppes of Kazakhstan when Sun has just risen over the local horizon.
Other major mining projects are looming large on the local horizon, such as Goldcorp's Hollinger revival, which would see a series of open pits being dug out of the former underground workings in the very heart of the city The company is due to make a production decision this spring, which, if approved, would lead to a 2012 construction kick-off.
3 degrees, the satellite will barely clear the local horizon and be visible to the South Pole for five hours each day.
Ask the man on the street if he would like to have a symbol of another religion loom tall over the local horizon and the knee-jerk answer is, no thanks.
Yes, his was a local horizon, but he was not incurious.

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