lune

noun
\ ˈlün How to pronounce lune (audio) \

Definition of lune

: the part of a plane surface bounded by two intersecting arcs or of a spherical surface bounded by two great circles

Examples of lune in a Sentence

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First Known Use of lune

circa 1704, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lune

Latin luna moon — more at lunar

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Last Updated

7 Oct 2021

Cite this Entry

“Lune.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lune. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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