crescent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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crescentnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkres.ənt/
(something with) a ​curvedshape that has two ​narrowpointedends, like the ​moon when it is less than ​half of a ​circle: The ​moon was a ​brightlyshining crescent. a ​row of ​houses or a ​roadbuilt in a ​curve: They ​live at 15 Park Crescent.
crescent
adjective uk   us  
the crescent ​moon
(Definition of crescent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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crescentnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkres·ənt/
a ​curvedshape that has two ​narrowpointedends A crescent ​moon is the ​moon when more than ​half the ​side you can ​see is ​dark.
(Definition of crescent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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