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lune
The area of this lune, the outer arc of which is a semicircle centered at M and the inner arc of which is a quarter circle centered at C, is equal to the area of the triangle ABC.

lune

 (lo͞on)
n.
A crescent-shaped portion of a plane or sphere bounded by two arcs of circles.

[Latin lūna, moon; see leuk- in Indo-European roots.]

lune

(luːn)
n
1. (Mathematics)
a. a section of the surface of a sphere enclosed between two semicircles that intersect at opposite points on the sphere
b. a crescent-shaped figure formed on a plane surface by the intersection of the arcs of two circles
2. something shaped like a crescent
3. (Roman Catholic Church) RC Church another word for lunette6
[C18: from Latin lūna moon]

lune

(luːn)
n
(Falconry) falconry a leash for hawks or falcons
[C14 loigne, from Old French, from Medieval Latin longia, longea, from Latin longus long1]

lune

(lun)

n.
a crescent-shaped figure bounded by two arcs of circles, either on a flat or spherical surface.
[1695–1705; < Latin lūna moon]
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Y cymeriadau byddwn yn ail-gwrdd a nhw yw: Robin Davies o Wyddelwern, ger Corwen; Donna Morgan o Aberystwyth; Iwan Arthur o Lanuwchllyn; Luned Clement o Gaerdydd (uchod), a Ben Evans o'r Rhondda.
Mae cymeriadau'r arlunydd Luned Rhys Parri yn symud.
The former BBC Radio Wales broadcaster, who moved from Cardiff to London to work at BBC News 24 and then Sky Sports, speaks Welsh at home with TV producer wife Luned Tonderai, 38, daughter Lili, 16 and son Reuben, 11, a pupil at the London Welsh School.
The winner of the chair was Luned Mair, of Clwb Llanwenog, of Ceredigion.
Luned Lewis, who teaches PE at Sherbourne Fields special school, has received the Ambassador of Disability Sport award.
BARMAID Luned Clement has real pulling power - the pub she works in ran dry.
WINNING a prestigious Channel 4 competition for emerging television directors was the spur Luned Tonderai needed to move into self-shooting directing roles.
The winners of the Welshlanguage Tir na n-Og Awards 2017 are Luned Aaron and Manon Steffan Ros.
WHEN a young mother spoke of giving birth alone on the side of a road in flood-stricken Pakistan, it was one of many troubling encounters for city charity worker Luned Jones.
Mae Luned Jones yn dod o Gaerdydd ac yn gweithio i Oxfam Cymru.
YN fy meddiant mae nofel gan Kathleen Wood, Sian a Luned (1867-1892).
Mae Luned Jones, o Gaerdydd, yn gweithio i Oxfam Cymru a heno cawn ei dilyn wrth iddi gydlynu'r ymdrechion i helpu rhai o''r 17 miliwn o bobl sydd wedi''u heffeithio gan y llifogydd diweddar.