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Nocturnal Definition: Examples, In a Sentence…

noc·tur·nal / knock.ter.nal

adjective – in animals: being mostly active at nighttime; in flowering plants: blooming at night

related forms of nocturnal: nocturnally (adverb)

nocturnal in a sentence: Most owls are nocturnal, doing the bulk of their hunting at night

examples of nocturnal in nature: emerald tree boas, most pangolins, tawny frogmouths, moray eels, quokkas, kakapos, Honduran white bats, axolotls,

see also: diurnal, crepuscular

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