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shimmer

verb [I] uk   /ˈʃɪm.ər/ us    //
to shine in such a way that the light seems to shake slightly and quickly: She could see her reflection in the water, shimmering in the moonlight.

shimmer

noun [S] uk   /ˈʃɪm.ər/ us    //
the fact that something shimmers
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