matutinal


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matutinal

(mă-tū′tĭ-năl) [L. matutinalis, morning]
Pert. to morning or occurring early in the day, such as morning sickness.
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Y en un Matutinal ay los tres dtas de la Semana Sancta a lo antiguo.
"It means he's not playing with a full deck," I answered, not thinking clearly because I hadn't yet absorbed my matutinal caffeine.
Nor could he ever forget that other, equally profound effect of bus travel on his testosterone-crazed teenage body - the matutinal jiggling on the upper deck that caused strange sensations due south of the navel, and forced him to limp painfully off the bus - Jake the Peg style - and in through the school gates.
Ademas la salutacion matutinal empleada era de uso corriente en Espana.
One can only trust that the matutinal fare provided by the proprietors is of a less homicide-provocative kind -- no mutton broth -- than that borne forth from Bridget Sullivan's kitchen that bloodstained Thursday morning 108 years ago.
After clearing Fremantle we found that Rat Wilson after his matutinal inspection with Clutterbuck, Major O'Brien and Farrell and the ceremony of fixing the noon position left us to our own resources.
133), or skirt its borders and this opens up a multiplicity of ironies in the context of Emma's matutinal visits to his chateau, where she believes a knight straight out of the pages of heraldic romance lives.
] despiden la escuridad de la noche y descubren la luz del dia, asi este espiritu sosegado y quieto en Dios es levantado de las tinieblas del conocimiento natural a la luz matutinal del conocimiento sobrenatural de Dios .
The medieval scholiast Pseudo-Bede (twelfth century C.E.) even commented on the occasional joint appearance of Venus and Mercury in the matutinal and vespertine skies: These two planets are also sometimes both above the Sun or below it, or both before or after it.
We sat up and listened in the matutinal dusk To the quick water-stream - lymphae loquaces - Bright talk in the dark - falling from the melt Of spring snows above: 'O tribute of wild tears!' How many of us?
Should either party be known to be of matutinal habit you should note whether the person who answers the door is in day or in night attire.