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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Acronyc  \A*cron"yc\,  Acronychal  \A*cron"ych*al\,  a.  [Gr. 
  'akro`nychos  at  nightfall;  'a`kros  +  ny`x  night.]  (Astron.) 
  Rising  at  sunset  and  setting  at  sunrise,  as  a  star;  -- 
  opposed  to  {cosmical}. 
  Note:  The  word  is  sometimes  incorrectly  written  acronical, 
  achronychal,  acronichal,  and  acronical.