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English definition of “sunset”

sunset

noun uk   /ˈsʌn.set/ us  
B1 [U] the time in the evening when you last see the sun in the sky: The fishermen set out at sunset for a night's fishing. B1 [C] the appearance of the sky in the evening before the sun goes down: We sat on the beach watching a spectacular sunset.
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