Meaning of “half-moon” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “half-moon” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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half moonnoun [ C ]

/ˈhæf ˈmun/ also first quarter, last quarter

a phase (= regular change in shape) of the moon in which half its surface can be seen from the earth

(Definition of “half moon” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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