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half-moon

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˌhɑːfˈmuːn/  us   /ˌhæf-/
(something shaped like) the moon when only half of the surface facing the Earth is lit by light from the sun
Translations of “half-moon”
in Chinese (Traditional) 半月, 半月形的東西…
in Chinese (Simplified) 半月, 半月形的东西…
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