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The last rays of the sun were disappearing behind the mountains.
Your skin needs protection from the sun's rays.
He stood on the stage, illuminated by a dazzling ray of light.
Their instruments were able to detect faint rays of radiation.
Sunglasses can filter out harmful ultraviolet rays.
There is still a ray of hope that he is alive.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of ray from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.