English translation of 'eclipse'
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British English: eclipse NOUN
An eclipse of the sun is an occasion when the moon is between the Earth and the sun, so that for a short time you cannot see part or all of the sun. An eclipse of the moon is an occasion when the Earth is between the sun and the moon, so that for a short time you cannot see part or all of the moon.
...an eclipse of the sun.
Translation of eclipse from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary