equinox equinox  /ˈi kwə ˌnɑks/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) either of two times of the year when the sun crosses the plane of the earth's equator and day and night are of equal length
  2. (n) (astronomy) either of the two celestial points at which the celestial equator intersects the ecliptic

Usage(s):

  1. According to tradition Christ died on the day of the vernal equinox, which in Roman times always fell on March 25.
  2. Ptolemy claimed, for example, that he had observed an autumnal equinox at 2 p.
  3. It's full of colorful details like burying a cow horn filled with manure at the autumnal equinox.

News

  1. Equinox Completes First Three Drill Holes of Phase II Drill Program at Binghampton Copper Queen; Near Yr Lows

    Equinox Completes First Three Drill Holes of Phase II Drill Program at Binghampton Copper Queen; Near Yr Lows
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Equinox Completes the First Three Drill Holes of its Phase II Drill Program at Binghampton Copper Queen

    Equinox Copper Corporation is pleased to announce that it has completed the first three drill holes of its 16-hole drill program at its Binghampton Copper Queen volcanogenic massive sulfide project near ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. 2013 Chevy Equinox at Osseo Automotive is Ready for Summer Road Trips

    EAU CLAIRE, Wis., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Summer is days away and the 2013 Chevy Equinox in Eau Claire, WI is ready to take drivers where they want to go. The Equinox is engineered with road ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "It is truly an honor to receive these awards recognizing the work we've done for Bank of America, Equinox and Jeep," said Conor Brady , Vice President, Creative at Organic. "At Organic, we are always looking to create exceptional online...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Conor Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  2. "It's the Sunday after the first full moon after the spring equinox this year. It's real early because the spring equinox is tomorrow, full moon already so the first Sunday is already March 23," Dolan said.
    on Mar 20, 2008 By: Timothy Dolan Source: WISN.com

  3. "Gisele used to swim at Equinox but she did not have this kind of classes he has mentioned and she does not remember meeting this Brazilian guy," Gi's twin Patricia Bundchen told the Track via e-mail.
    on Feb 23, 2010 By: Gisele Bundchen Source: Boston Herald

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