lunate

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adjective lu·nate \ˈlü-ˌnāt\

Definition of lunate

  1. :  shaped like a crescent

Origin and Etymology of lunate

Latin lunatus, past participle of lunare to bend in a crescent, from luna


First Known Use: circa 1777


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lunate

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adjective lu·nate \ˈlü-ˌnāt\

Medical Definition of lunate

  1. :  shaped like a crescent


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lunate

noun lu·nate

Medical Definition of lunate

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