Definition of month. Meaning of month. Synonyms of month

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Definition of month

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Sidereal Si*de"re*al, a. [L. sidereus, from sidus, sideris, a constellation, a star. Cf. Sideral, Consider, Desire.] 1. Relating to the stars; starry; astral; as, sidereal astronomy. 2. (Astron.) Measuring by the apparent motion of the stars; designated, marked out, or accompanied, by a return to the same position in respect to the stars; as, the sidereal revolution of a planet; a sidereal day. Sidereal clock, day, month, year. See under Clock, Day, etc. Sideral time, time as reckoned by sideral days, or, taking the sidereal day as the unit, the time elapsed since a transit of the vernal equinox, reckoned in parts of a sidereal day. This is, strictly, apparent sidereal time, mean sidereal time being reckoned from the transit, not of the true, but of the mean, equinoctial point.

Meaning of month from wikipedia

- A month is a unit of time, used with calendars, which is approximately as long as a natural period related to the motion of the Moon; month and Moon are...
- month is the time between two successive syzygies (new moons or full moons). The precise definition varies, especially for the beginning of the month...
- The Month was a monthly review, published from 1864 to 2001, which, for almost all of its history, was owned by the English Province of the Society of...
- is a month in Hindu calendar, that typically overlaps October and November. In the Bengali, Maithili, and Nepali calendar, it is the 7th month, in the...
- Month-to-date (MTD) is a period starting at the beginning of the current calendar month and ending at the current date. Month-to-date is used in many...
- the Month (founded 1926) is a United States subscription-based e-commerce service that offers a selection of five new hardcover books each month to its...
- Muslim or Arabic calendar, is a lunar calendar consisting of 12 lunar months in a year of 354 or 355 days. It is used to determine the proper days of...
- Maagha (Hindi: माघ maagh) is a month of the Hindu calendar. In India's national civil calendar, it's the eleventh month of the year, it corresponds with...
- half-month is a calendar subdivision used in astronomy. Each calendar month is separated into two parts: days 1 to 15 day 16 until the end of the month. Newly...
- For ****ures contracts specifying physical delivery, the delivery month is the month in which the seller must deliver, and the buyer must accept and pay...
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