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interlunation

[in-ter-loo-ney-shuh n] /ˌɪn tər lʊˈneɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the interlunar period.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; inter- + lunation
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British Dictionary definitions for interlunation

interlunation

/ˌɪntəlʊˈneɪʃən/
noun
1.
the period between the old and new moons during which the moon is invisible See new moon
Derived Forms
interlunar, adjective
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