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English definition of “twilight zone”

twilight zone

an area where two different ways of life or states of existence meet: the twilight zone between life and deathStrange, suspicious and unnatural things and people
(Definition of twilight zone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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