(n.) = sunrise ; dawn ; sunup ; break of dawn ; break of day ; daybreak. Ex: The software displays sunrise and sunset and automatically adjusts to summer or daylight saving time. Ex: Cahn also postulated that about ten million scientific papers had been produced since the dawn of civilization = Cahn también postuló que se habían producido aproximadamente diez millones de artículos científicos desde los albores de la civilización. Ex: The locals will consume absolutely nothing after sunup and will only be taking sustenance after sundown. Ex: He must be defeated before the break of dawn; all players will instantly die if he is still alive at that point. Ex: Let's make the most of time before the break of day. Ex: Sometimes, your enemy will unleash an attack just before daybreak. ---- * al alba = at the break of dawn ; at the break of day ; at cockcrow ; at dawn ; at daybreak. * al despuntar el alba = at the crack of dawn ; at the break of dawn ; at the break of day. * al rayar el alba = at the crack of dawn ; at the break of day. * coro del alba de los pájaros = morning chorus ; dawn chorus. * guardia del alba = morning watch. * lavandera alba = pied wagtail. * motacilla alba = pied wagtail. * vigía del alba = morning watch.