synodic

adjective syn·od·ic \ sə-ˈnä-dik \
variants: or synodical play \-di-kəl\

Definition of synodic

1 :of or relating to a synod :synodal
2 usually synodic
[Greek synodikos, from synodos meeting, conjunction]
:relating to conjunction; especially :relating to the period between two successive conjunctions of the same celestial bodies (such as the moon and the sun)

First Known Use of synodic

1561


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