Translation of "eclipse" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (SUN) 太陽 uk us /ɪˈklɪps/

when the sun disappears from view, either completely or partly, while the moon is moving between it and the Earth, or when the moon becomes darker while the shadow of the Earth moves over it

a solar/lunar eclipse 日/月蝕
On Wednesday there will be a total/partial eclipse of the sun. 週三將有一次日全/偏蝕。

(Translation of “eclipse noun (SUN)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)