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 (mo͞on′strŭk′) also moon·strick·en (-strĭk′ən)
1. Dazed or distracted with romantic sentiment.
2. Mentally deranged; crazy.

[From the belief that the moon caused mental disorders.]
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also moonstricken
Afflicted with or exhibiting irrationality and mental unsoundness:
Informal: bonkers, cracked, daffy, gaga, loony.
Chiefly British: crackers.
Idioms: around the bend, crazy as a loon, mad as a hatter, not all there, nutty as a fruitcake, off one's head, off one's rocker, of unsound mind, out of one's mind, sick in the head, stark raving mad.
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During their talk Aphra gets an idea of her future farce Emperor on the Moon (the title is not mentioned in the novel, but the main point-mocking alchemists and all moonstricken people--is made quite clear).