Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The astronomical study of the moon.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as selenography.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun That branch of astronomy which treats of the moon.

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  • noun astronomy The scientific study of the Moon.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the branch of astronomy that deals with the moon

Etymologies

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selen- (“moon”) + -o- + -logy (“study”)

Examples

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  • We had very fine instructors who were very knowledgeable about astrogeology and selenology, the astronomical study of the Moon.

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  • We had very fine instructors who were very knowledgeable about astrogeology and selenology, the astronomical study of the Moon.

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  • Its progress has been marked by the successive publication of five instalments of a splendid atlas, on a scale of about eight feet to the lunar diameter, accompanied by theoretical dissertations, designed to establish a science of "selenology."

    A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century Fourth Edition

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  • The study of the moon.

    March 6, 2007