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lunette

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noun lu·nette \lü-ˈnet\

Definition of lunette

  1. 1 :  something that has the shape of a crescent or half-moon: as a :  an opening in a vault especially for a window b :  the surface at the upper part of a wall that is partly surrounded by a vault which the wall intersects and that is often filled by windows or by mural painting c :  a low crescentic mound (as of sand) formed by the wind

  2. 2 :  the figure or shape of a crescent moon




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