Definition of lunar month
: the time between one new moon and the next, one full moon and the next, etc.
Word by Word Definitions
: crescent, lunate
: of, relating to, or resembling the moon
: designed for use on the moon
: a measure of time corresponding nearly to the period of the moon's revolution and amounting to approximately 4 weeks or 30 days or 1⁄12 of a year
: an indefinite usually extended period of time
: one ninth of the typical duration of human pregnancy
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