selenocentric
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1852 of or relating to the center of the moon; also referred to or involving the moon as a center

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  • Selenocentric — Se*le no*cen tric, a. [Gr. selh nh the moon + E. centric.] (Astron.) As seen or estimated from the center of the moon; with the moon central. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • selenocentric — /si lee neuh sen trik/, adj. Astron. 1. having the moon as its center. 2. of or pertaining to the center of the moon. [1850 55; SELENO + CENTRIC, modeled on GEOCENTRIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • selenocentric — sele·no·centric …   English syllables

  • selenocentric — One whose life revolves around the moon (a ”space cadet”) …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • selenocentric — “+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary selen (I) + centric : of or relating to the center of the moon : referred to the moon as a center …   Useful english dictionary

  • selenocentric coordinates — selenocentrinės koordinatės statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. selenocentric coordinates vok. selenozentrische Koordinaten, f rus. селеноцентрические координаты, f pranc. coordonnées sélénocentriques, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • selenocentric velocity — selenocentrinis greitis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. selenocentric velocity vok. selenozentrische Geschwindigkeit, f rus. селеноцентрическая скорость, f pranc. vitesse sélénocentrique, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • 2007 in spaceflight — rowspan = 4|10 January, 03:53 GMT [cite web url = http://www.rediff.com/news/2007/jan/10pslv.htm title = All 4 PSLV C7 satellites launched into orbit publisher = Rediff author = T K Rohit date=2007 01 10 accessdate=2008 03 29] rowspan =… …   Wikipedia

  • 1966 in spaceflight — LaunchesThis is a list of spaceflights launched in 1966. Deep Space Rendez vous in 1966 *February 3 Luna 9 landed in Oceanus Procellarum *February 27 Venera 2 flyby of Venus, communication lost en route *March 1 Venera 3 impacted Venus,… …   Wikipedia

  • 1967 in spaceflight — LaunchesThis is a list of spaceflights launched in 1967. Deep Space Rendez vous in 1967 *February 8 Lunar Orbiter 3 entered selenocentric orbit, 182 very good pictures *April 20 Surveyor 3 landed in Oceanus Procellarum *May 8 Lunar Orbiter 4… …   Wikipedia

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