Definition of lunar in English:


Syllabification: lu·nar
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞onər


Of, determined by, relating to, or resembling the moon: a lunar landscape
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  • So even during total lunar eclipse, the lunar disk is not completely dark.
  • The first distinction, as we have already seen in Chapter 1, is between lunar and solar eclipses.
  • It is certainly wild, even deserted in most places, but the stark lunar landscape is only part of a rich and varied wilderness.


late Middle English: from Latin lunaris, from luna 'moon'.

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