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eve

noun uk   /iːv/ us  
[S] the period or day before an important event: Mrs Clayton was speaking to Arab journalists in Paris on the eve of her visit to Egypt. Christmas/New Year's Eve [S or U] old use the evening
Translations of “eve”
in Spanish víspera, tarde…
in French veille, soir…
in German der Vortag, -abend, der Vorabend…
in Chinese (Simplified) (重大事件的)前日,前夕, 傍晚…
in Chinese (Traditional) (重大事件的)前日,前夕, 傍晚…
(Definition of eve noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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