low-water lunitidal interval

low-water lunitidal interval

[′lō ‚wȯd·ər ¦lün·ə¦tīd·əl ′in·tər·vəl]
(geophysics)
For a specific location, the interval of time between the transit (upper or lower) of the moon and the next low water. Also known as low-water interval.
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