adjective Etymology: Latin luna moon + English -i- + solar Date: 1691 relating or attributed to the moon and the sun

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  • Lunisolar — Lu ni*so lar, a. [L. luna moon + E. solar: cf. F. lunisolaire.] Resulting from the united action, or pertaining to the mutual relations, of the sun and moon. [1913 Webster] {Lunisolar precession} (Astron.), that portion of the annual precession… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lunisolar — lunisolár adj. m., pl. lunisolári; f. sg. lunisoláră, pl. lunisoláre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  LUNISOLÁR, Ă adj. referitor la Lună şi la Soare. o an lunisolar = an calculat în funcţie de mişcarea de revoluţie a… …   Dicționar Român

  • lunisolar — [lo͞o΄ni sō′lər] adj. [ LUNI + SOLAR] involving the mutual relationship or combined attraction of the moon and sun [lunisolar tides] …   English World dictionary

  • lunisolar — adj. of or concerning the sun and moon. Phrases and idioms: lunisolar period a period of 532 years between the repetitions of both solar and lunar cycles. lunisolar year a year with divisions regulated by changes of the moon and an average length …   Useful english dictionary

  • lunisolar — lu|ni|so|lar <Adj.> [engl. lunisolar, zu lat. luna = Mond u. solarius, ↑solar] (Astron.): Mond u. Sonne betreffend; von Mond u. Sonne ausgehend …   Universal-Lexikon

  • lunisolar — lu|ni|so|lar <nach gleichbed. engl. amerik. lunisolar, dies zu lat. luna »Mond« u. solaris, vgl. ↑solar> den Mond u. Sonnenlauf betreffend, von Mond u. Sonne ausgehend …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • lunisolar — /luniˈsoʊlə/ (say loohnee sohluh) adjective relating to or based upon the relations or joint action of the moon and sun: the lunisolar cycle …   Australian English dictionary

  • lunisolar — /looh ni soh leuhr/, adj. pertaining to or based upon the relations or joint action of the moon and the sun. [1685 95; LUNI + SOLAR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • lunisolar — adjective Based on both the lunar month and the solar year …   Wiktionary

  • lunisolar — lu|ni|so|lar Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

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