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parhelion

parhelion (astron.) mock sun. XVII. In early use par(h)elion, par(h)elius — L. parēlion — Gr parḗlion, also -ios, f. PARA-1 + hḗlios SUN.
So paraselene mock moon (Gr. selḗnē moon). XVII.

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parhelion

parhelion: see halo.

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