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corona

noun [C usually singular] uk   /kəˈrəʊ.nə/ us    /-ˈroʊ-/ ( plural coronae   /-niː/    /-niː/) specialized
a circle of light that can sometimes be seen around the moon at night, or around the sun during an eclipse (= a time when the moon is positioned exactly between the sun and the Earth)
Translations of “corona”
in Spanish Corona…
in Chinese (Traditional) (指在日食期間的)日冕, 月華…
in Chinese (Simplified) (指在日食期间的)日冕, 月华…
(Definition of corona from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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