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Aurora

Aurora is the name of numerous places in the United States:

Aurora is a town in Ontario, Canada.

Aurora is one of the provinces in the Philippines.

Aurora is a light caused by solar wind and seen near the poles. See auroral light.

Aurora was the Roman equivalent to the Greek mythological goddess of the dawn, Eos, which see for more details.

Aurora is a (possibly fictional) US hypersonic spy plane. See Aurora aircraft.

Aurora is the Collective noun for a group of Polar Bears: "An aurora of Polar Bears".

Aurora is Asteroid number 94, discovered by J. C. Watson, in september 6, 1867. See 94 Aurora[?].

Aurora is the name of the cruiser in Saint Petersburg that rang in the Russian Revolution.

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