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lunitidal Line breaks: luni|tidal
Pronunciation: /ˌluːnɪˈtʌɪd(ə)l/

Definition of lunitidal in English:


Denoting the interval between the time at which the moon crosses a meridian and the time of high tide at that meridian.
Example sentences
  • We can find the lunitidal interval, and the establishment of the port by these observations.
  • The tide graph indicates tidal movement based on the Moon's transit over the meridian and the lunitidal interval.
  • Tidal movements are displayed graphically based on your current latitude and longitude, and the lunitidal interval.
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