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winter solstice

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwinter solsticeˌwinter ˈsolstice noun   the winter solstice
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winter solsticeSince both CHANike and Christmas were originally winter solstice celebrations, they often coincide and compete.At the winter solstice two daggers touch the outsides of the spiral.A mild example of this from antiquity was the Roman Saturnalia at the time of the winter solstice.The winter solstice was only three days away, and the urge to have a raucous good time among friends took hold.
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