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summer solstice
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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the instant in each year when the Sun, as seen from Earth, is farthest from the equator such that the time of daylight lasts longer than any other day; or more broadly, the day that holds that instant
  • ...or contributed in printed form, following the precedent of Philip Beaufoy or Doctor Dick or Heblon's Studies in Blue, to a publication of certified circulation and solvency or employed verbally as intellectual stimulation for sympathetic auditors, tacitly appreciative of successful narrative and confidently augurative of successful achievement, during the increasingly longer nights gradually following the summer solstice on the day but three following, videlicet, Tuesday, 21 June (S.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (28% in)

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