Gibbous

  • 161gib´bous|ly — gib|bous «GIHB uhs», adjective. 1. curved out; humped. 2. so illuminated as to be convex on both margins. A gibbous moon is more than half full but less than full. 3. humpbacked. ╂[< Latin gibbōsus < gibbus hump] –gib´bous|ly, adverb.… …

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  • 162gib|bous — «GIHB uhs», adjective. 1. curved out; humped. 2. so illuminated as to be convex on both margins. A gibbous moon is more than half full but less than full. 3. humpbacked. ╂[< Latin gibbōsus < gibbus hump] –gib´bous|ly, adverb. –gib´bous|ness …

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