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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a crescent-shaped figure bounded by two arcs of circles, either on a flat or spherical surface.

    Category: Math

Origin of lune:

1695–1705; < L lūna moon

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lune(noun)

    anything in the shape of a half moon

  2. Lune(noun)

    a figure in the form of a crescent, bounded by two intersecting arcs of circles

  3. Lune(noun)

    a fit of lunacy or madness; a period of frenzy; a crazy or unreasonable freak


  1. Lune

    In geometry, a lune is either of two figures, both shaped roughly like a crescent Moon. The word "lune" derives from luna, the Latin word for Moon.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the heavenly body that moves once round the earth in a month and reflects light from the sun

The moon was shining brightly; Spacemen landed on the moon.

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