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Word of the Day – Dec. 14 – Syzygy

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Noun: Syzygy (SIZ-uh-jee)

Definition: The nearly straight-line configuration of three celestial bodies (such as the sun, moon, and earth during a solar or lunar eclipse) in a gravitational system.

Example sentence: The full moon and new moon phenomena occur when the earth, sun, and moon are in syzygy.

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