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lunar

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adjective lu·nar \ˈlü-nər also -ˌnär\

Simple Definition of lunar

  • : of or relating to the moon

Full Definition of lunar

  1. 1 :  crescent, lunate

  2. 2 a :  of, relating to, or resembling the moon <lunar craters> <a lunar landscape> b :  designed for use on the moon <lunar vehicles>

  3. 3 :  measured by the moon's revolution <lunar month>

Origin of lunar

Middle English, from Latin lunaris, from luna moon; akin to Latin lucēre to shine — more at light


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with lunar



LUNAR Defined for Kids

lunar

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adjective lu·nar \ˈlü-nər\

Definition of lunar

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the moon <lunar rock>

  2. 2 :  measured by the revolutions of the moon <a lunar month>




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lunar

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adjective lu·nar \ˈlü-nər also -ˌnär\

Medical Definition of lunar

  1. :  lunate




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