lunar calendar

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Noun1.lunar calendar - a calendar based on lunar cycles
calendar - a system of timekeeping that defines the beginning and length and divisions of the year
Roman calendar - the lunar calendar in use in ancient Rome; replaced by the Julian calendar in 46 BC
Islamic calendar, Mohammedan calendar, Moslem calendar, Muhammadan calendar, Muslim calendar - the lunar calendar used by Muslims; dates from 622 AD (the year of the Hegira); the beginning of the Muslim year retrogresses through the solar year completing the cycle every 32 years
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He proposed that science and technology should be used to sight moon, and claimed that unnecessary expenditures and controversies will be averted once a ten-year moon calendar is created.
Modeled after the Old Farmers' Almanac, it includes information related to the annual moon calendar (weather forecasts and horoscopes), as well as legends, rituals, herbal secrets, mystic incantations, interviews, and many a curious tale of good and evil.
On display in Hiwa K's exhibition "Moon Calendar," this video shows the artist playing the well-known theme music from the film Once upon a Time in the West (1968) on a harmonica, accompanied by a guitarist.
In a survey conducted in a German hospital, 21.3% of the in-hospital patients had a moon calendar and scheduled their operations according to lunar cycles [10].
I think a lot of people want to use their vacation time to hunt the first week of November because they assume that is "the rut." However, you should look past just the dates and instead look at the moon calendar. On some years, that full week of the new moon may in fact fall in early November.
Issues pertaining to availability of trains for force movement, moon calendar, transfer and postings were raised in front of EC officials.
The name Kan was chosen when the band first talked about the project in 2010 which happened to be the year of Kan (it derives from "yellow seed" implying a new beginning) in the ancient Mayan moon calendar.