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solstice
used in The Lightning Thief

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Definition
either of the two times of the year when the sun is at its greatest distance from the equator
  • Unless someone intervenes, unless the master bolt is found and returned to Zeus before the solstice, there will be war.
    Chapter 9 (51% in)
  • 15 A GOD BUYS US CHEESEBURGERS The next afternoon, June 14, seven days before the solstice, our train rolled into Denver.
    Chapter 15 (0% in)
  • The solstice wasn't until the twenty-first.
    Chapter 16 (21% in)
  • The solstice deadline would pass and war would begin.
    Chapter 17 (18% in)
  • When we went on that winter-solstice field trip, while the other campers were asleep, I snuck into the throne room and took Zeus's master bolt right from his chair.
    Chapter 22 (60% in)

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