Definition of Medialuna. Meaning of Medialuna. Synonyms of Medialuna

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Definition of Medialuna

Medialuna
Medialuna Me"di*a*lu"na, n. [Sp. media luna half-moon.] (Zo["o]l.) See Half-moon.
medialuna
Half-moon Half"-moon`, n. 1. The moon at the quarters, when half its disk appears illuminated. 2. The shape of a half-moon; a crescent. See how in warlike muster they appear, In rhombs, and wedges, and half-moons, and wings. --Milton. 3. (Fort.) An outwork composed of two faces, forming a salient angle whose gorge resembles a half-moon; -- now called a ravelin. 4. (Zo["o]l.) A marine, sparoid, food fish of California (C[ae]siosoma Californiense). The body is ovate, blackish above, blue or gray below. Called also medialuna.

Meaning of Medialuna from wikipedia

- A medialuna (literally half moon) is crescent-shaped corral used for rodeos, the official sport in Chile. They are generally 64–66 metres in diameter...
- for faults. Rodeos are conducted in a crescent-shaped corral called a medialuna. The sport, in its modern form, is strictly regulated. Chilean Horses...
- The halfmoon (Medialuna californiensis), also known as the blue perch, is a species of marine ray-finned fish, a sea chub from the subfamily Scorpidinae...
- Chrysallida medialuna is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pyramidellidae, the pyrams and their allies. The species is...
- Medialuna is a genus of sea chubs native to the eastern Pacific Ocean. There are currently two recognized species in this genus: Medialuna ancietae Chirichigno...
- Medialuna ancietae is a species of sea chub native to the Pacific coast of South America where it inhabits the giant kelp forests. It is known locally...
- They are referred to as medialunas ("half moons") because of their shape and are typically coated with a sweet glaze (medialunas de manteca, "half moons...
- Every year, the National Championship of Chilean rodeo is held in the Medialuna Monumental de Rancagua. In 2015, the city hosted the 2015 Copa América...
- Government of Canada Moreira Recchione, Alberto (December 2007). "La Medialuna: un edificio para Chile". Revista de Urbanismo (in Spanish) (17). ISSN 0717-5051...
- Ghobadi Half Moon (lacrosse), First Nations lacrosse player Halfmoon or Medialuna californiensis, a sea chub native to the Pacific Ocean Halve Maen (Efteling)...
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