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English definition of “lighting-up time”

lighting-up time

noun [C usually singular]     /ˌlaɪ.tɪŋˈʌpˌtaɪm/ US  /-t̬ɪŋ-/ UK
the time in the afternoon or evening when the law states that vehicles must have their lights switched onDays and times of day
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