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A 'smokeless cigarette' developed and marketed by RJ Reynolds
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Eclipse

Vascular surgery A laser for performing transmyocardial revascularizationn–TMR and percutaneous transluminal myocardial revascularization–PTMR
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eclipse

(ĕ-klips′) [Gr. ekleipein, to leave out, omit]
To make or become dark or obscure.
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eclipse

  1. the period during which a virus exists as a free nucleic acid in the host cell, so called because nothing seems to be happening during this phase.
  2. (of plumage in birds) occurring for a short time after the breeding plumage is moulted, particularly in ducks.
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The Rensselaer model uses celestial geometry of the sun, Earth, and moon, along with data for the Earth's atmosphere and the moon's peculiar optical properties to create picture-perfect images of lunar eclipses, Cutler said.
And while solar eclipses have the diamond-like light from the phenomenon known as Bailey's Beads, lunar eclipses have their own light show.
Hindu Devotees here have an age-old custom of taking three holy dips whenever a solar eclipse or a lunar eclipse shows, one before the eclipse, second in the middle of the eclipse and third after the eclipse gets over.
Al Hariri also rejected all the hoax messages circulating in social media about the impact of lunar eclipse on our life.
Unlike a solar eclipse, a lunar eclipse is safe to watch with the naked eye; you're only looking at the Moon, at night, which is quite safe.
People in Qatar, like elsewhere in the world, will experience an exciting cosmic phenomenon on Friday night, July 27, when the earth will overshadow the moon causing the longest lunar eclipse of the 21st century.
"This eclipse will be the longest lunar eclipse in the present century because the moon will be behind the Earth's shadow for 103 minutes, during which it will appear reddish if the earth's atmosphere is clean, otherwise the colour of the moon will be black.
This century's longest lunar eclipse is expected to take place on July 27, with the time duration of 6 hours 14 minutes.
LAHORE: Like other parts of the world, a partial lunar eclipse was observed in most parts of the
LAHORE -- Like other parts of the world, a partial lunar eclipse was observed in most parts of the country on July 16 and 17.
Millions of people around the world did not miss out on the opportunity to observe the partial lunar eclipse.Look at how the partial lunar eclipse looked in Bratislava:Slovaks can enjoy another partial lunar eclipse on October 28, 2023, and September 18, 2024, at the earliest.