Share this entry
mock moon Syllabification: mock moon

Definition of mock moon in English:


Informal term for paraselene.
Example sentences
  • An explanation of the mock moons and axial light would be nice, too!
  • Parhelia, or mock suns, and Paraselenae, or mock moons, are quite common.
  • These intensified light spots are called parhelia, sundogs or mock suns; Similar effects associated with the moon are paraselena or mock moons.
Definition of mock moon in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources