Half-moon | Article about half-moon by The Free Dictionary
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1. the moon at first or last quarter when half its face is illuminated
2. the time at which a half-moon occurs
a nontechnical name for lunula
The moon as seen in the first quarter and the last quarter.
A roughly crescent-shaped fortification outwork. Also see ravelin
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