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zenith
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
the highest point - physically or as a metaphor
  • ...and the sun passed the zenith and started down.
    Chapter 13 (9% in)
zenith = its highest point
  • At the willow he knew there would be shade, at least one hard bar of absolute shade thrown by the trunk, since the sun had passed its zenith.
    Chapter 4 (11% in)

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