Meaning of “nightfall” in the English Dictionary

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"nightfall" in British English

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nightfallnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈnaɪt.fɔːl/ us /ˈnaɪt.fɑːl/

the time in the evening when it becomes dark

(Definition of “nightfall” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"nightfall" in American English

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nightfallnoun [ C ]

us /ˈnɑɪtˌfɔl/

the time at the end of the day when it becomes dark

(Definition of “nightfall” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)