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Definition of lunar

Lunar
Lunar Lu"nar, n. 1. (Astron.) A lunar distance. 2. (Anat.) The middle bone of the proximal series of the carpus; -- called also semilunar, and intermedium.

Meaning of lunar from wikipedia

- Lunar refers to the Moon. Lunar may also refer to: Lunar (series), a series of console video games "Lunar" (song), by David Guetta Lunar Design a San Francisco-based...
- successfully conducted manned missions to the Moon, with the last departing the lunar surface in December 1972. After the unsuccessful attempt by the Luna 1...
- A lunar calendar is a calendar based upon the monthly cycles of the Moon's phases (synodic months), in contrast to solar calendars, whose annual cycles...
- A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon p****es directly behind the Earth into its umbra (shadow). This can occur only when the sun, Earth, and moon are aligned...
- missions to date, beginning with the first manned lunar orbiting mission by Apollo 8 in 1968, and six manned lunar landings between 1969 and 1972, with the first...
- The lunar phase or phase of the Moon is the shape of the directly sunlit portion of the Moon as viewed from Earth. The lunar phases gradually...
- The Apollo Lunar Module (LM, pronounced "Lem"), originally designated the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM), was the lander portion of the Apollo spacecraft...
- interference from terrestrial radio sources. There are several ****ure lunar missions scheduled or proposed by various nations or organisations. ...
- Thirty-two astronauts were ****igned to fly in the Apollo manned lunar landing program. Twenty-four of them left Earth's orbit and flew around the Moon...
- Discovery of lunar water at the lunar poles by Chandrayaan-1 has renewed interest in the Moon. Polar colonies could also avoid the problem of long lunar nights...