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interlunar

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adjective in·ter·lu·nar \ˌin-tər-ˈlü-nər\

Definition of interlunar

  1. :  relating to the interval between old and new moon when the moon is invisible



Variants of interlunar

also interlunary play \-nə-rē\

Origin of interlunar

probably from Middle French interlunaire, from Latin interlunium interlunar period, from inter- + luna moon — more at lunar


First Known Use: 1598

Rhymes with interlunar


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