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English definition of “evening”

evening

noun [C/U]    /ˈiv·nɪŋ/
the part of the day between the afternoon and the night : [C] We always go to the movies on Friday evenings.
(Definition of evening noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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