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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. the lowest level of the ocean to which light can reach;

2. the ambiguous region between two categories or states or conditions (usually containing some features of both);
- Example: "but there is still a twilight zone, the tantalizing occurrences that are probably noise but might possibly be a signal"
- Example: "in the twilight zone between humor and vulgarity"
- Example: "in that no man's land between negotiation and aggression"
[syn: twilight zone, no man's land]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

twilight zone n 1: the lowest level of the ocean to which light can reach 2: the ambiguous region between two categories or states or conditions (usually containing some features of both); "but there is still a twilight zone, the tantalizing occurrences that are probably noise but might possibly be a signal"; "in the twilight zone between humor and vulgarity"; "in that no man's land between negotiation and aggression" [syn: twilight zone, no man's land]
The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003):

twilight zone n., // [IRC] Notionally, the area of cyberspace where IRC operators live. An op is said to have a ?connection to the twilight zone?.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

twilight zone [IRC] Notionally, the area of cyberspace where IRC operators live. An op is said to have a "connection to the twilight zone". [Jargon File]