aurora bo·re·al·is (bôr'ē-ălʹĭs, bōr'-) n. pl. aurora bo·re·al·is·es (-ĭ-sĭz) or aurorae borealis
An aurora that occurs in northern regions of the earth. Also called northern lights.
  [New Latin aurōra boreālis: Latin aurōra, dawn + Latin boreālis, northern.]

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