moonset


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moon·set

 (mo͞on′sĕt′)
n.
The event or time of the disappearance of the moon's upper circumferential edge as it sets below the horizon.

moonset

(ˈmuːnˌsɛt)
n
(Astronomy) the moment when the moon disappears below the horizon

moon•set

(ˈmunˌsɛt)

n.
1. the setting of the moon below the horizon.
2. the time at which this happens.
[1835–45; moon + (sun) set]
Translations
maansondergang
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But recently, the moonrise, moonset, and Milky Way caught my interest.
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