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  1. blackout, brownout, dimoutnoun

    darkness resulting from the extinction of lights (as in a city invisible to enemy aircraft)


  1. brownoutnoun

    A period of low alternating current line voltage

    When demand for electricity exceeds the available supply, a brownout occurs.

  2. brownoutnoun

    Temporary dimming of vision, usually with a brown hue and accompanied by loss of peripheral vision or tunnel vision.

    On rising suddenly from her chair she experienced a brownout and had to sit down again quickly.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brownout in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brownout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • BrownoutGerman
  • πτώση τάσηςGreek
  • decolorareRomanian
  • [[провал]] [[напряжение, [[потемнение]] [[в]] [[глазRussian

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