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English definition of “dawn”

dawn

verb [I] (BEGIN)    /dɔːn/ US  /dɑːn/
If a day or period of time dawns, it begins: He left the house just as the day was dawning. Few people could have predicted the dramatic changes that were to take place .Starting and beginningStarting again
(Definition of dawn verb (BEGIN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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