from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to tidal phenomena caused by the moon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to tides caused by the moon
  • adj. Describing the difference in time between the crossing of a meridian by the moon and the subsequent high tide at that point

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to tidal movements dependent on the moon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to that part of the tidal movement which is dependent on the moon.


Latin l┼źna, moon; see lunar + tidal.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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