translunar

adjective
trans·lunar | \(ˈ)tran(t)s, -raan-, -nz+\

Definition of translunar 

: of or relating to the entry into or movement along a trajectory between a celestial body (such as the earth) and the moon by a spacecraft translunar injection translunar burn

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trans- + lunar

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