selenology


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sel·e·nol·o·gy

 (sĕl′ə-nŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The astronomical study of the moon.

sel′e·no·log′i·cal (-nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
sel′e·nol′o·gist n.

selenology

(ˌsiːlɪˈnɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Astronomy) the branch of astronomy concerned with the moon, its physical characteristics, nature, origin, etc
selenological adj
ˌseleˈnologist n

sel•e•nol•o•gy

(ˌsɛl əˈnɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of astronomy that deals with the nature and origin of the physical features of the moon.
[1815–25]
se•le•no•log•i•cal (səˌlin lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
sel`e•nol′o•gist, n.

selenology

the branch of astronomy that studies the moon. — selenologist, n. — selenologic, selenological, adj.
See also: Astronomy
the branch of astronomy that studies the physical characteristics of the moon. — selenologist, n. — selenological, adj.
See also: Moon

selenology

The astronomical study of the moon.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.selenology - the branch of astronomy that deals with the moon
astronomy, uranology - the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole
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A convincing empirical rebuttal can be found in the 2011 May issue of Selenology Today, which contains a report by Jim Phillips & Rafaello Lena that CCD images of Aristarchus obtained earlier that year under lighting conditions similar to the 1963 events recorded an elongated reddish area running along the western rim of Aristarchus that corresponded very closely to the principal glow reported by Greenacre & Barr.
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