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NIGHT. That space of time during which the sun is below the horizon of the earth, except, that short space which precedes its rising and follows its setting, during which, by its light, the countenance of a man may be discerned. I Hale, P. C. 550; 3 Inst. 63; 4 Bl. Com. 224; 1 Hawk. P. C. 101; 3 Chit. Cr. Law, 1093; 2 Leach, 710; Bac. Ab. Burglary, D; 2 East, P. C. 509; 2 Russ. Cr. 32; Rosc. Cr. Ev. 278; 7 Dane's Ab. 134.

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397-404) Then the two all-glorious children of Zeus hastened both to sandy Pylos, and reached the ford of Alpheus, and came to the fields and the high-roofed byre where the beasts were cherished at night-time.
Emergency Services Minister James Merlino said the trial, led by Emergency Management Victoria (EMV), will guide the future use of night-time aerial firefighting in this state.
The weekend cheaper rates have been introduced together with the discounted night-time electricity tariffs which are effective from 10pm to 6am, a window within which demand for power is low.
CARDIFF'S leaders are looking at new ways to improve the capital's night-time economy.
MORE than half of women in Cardiff feel unsafe walking after dark as the capital's leaders look at ways of improving the capital's night-time economy.
A very significant aspect of COPD that affects almost 75% of the patients, the night-time discomfort, often goes unnoticed by the clinician.
Both physical and psychological benefits have been witnessed at the care home when the staff make the change from their daytime uniform into their night-time attire.
Before considering Noctiva, health care providers should evaluate each patient for possible causes for the nocturia, and optimise the treatment of underlying conditions that may be contributing to the night-time urination.
The annual celebration recognises the excellence in the management of the evening and night-time economy (ENTE) in the UK and Ireland.
TMajor productions of Miss Saigon, Billy Elliot, Funny Girl and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time have been announced.
The O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission (ONCC) has approved revised night-time runway closures to mitigate the impact of aircraft arrivals and departures on local residents.
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