lunitidal interval

noun
lu·​ni·​tidal interval | \ "+- \

Definition of lunitidal interval

: the interval between the transit of the moon and the time of the lunar high tide next following

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“Lunitidal interval.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lunitidal%20interval. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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