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

or less commonly

interlunary

play \ˌin-tər-ˈlü-nə-rē\

Origin and Etymology of interlunar

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


First Known Use: 1598

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