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Comet Ison To Make An Appearance In 2013
2012-12-27 11:22:44

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to gaze upon the stars will be had next year by thousands of backyard astronomers who wish to catch a glimpse of the comet of the century. Comet Ison has yet to earn its spotlight in the media, but soon enough it will be the trending topic among all the search engines. The comet, which was discovered by two Russian astronomers, will be "the biggest star of 2013" and "brighter than a full moon,"...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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