lunar tide


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lunar tide

[′lü·nər ′tīd]
(oceanography)
The portion of a tide produced by forces of the moon.
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But not until LRO and GRAIL did satellites provide enough resolution to see the lunar tide from orbit.
WITH the lunar tide tugging you into your comfort zone, you're in the frame of mind for chocolate and for being pampered, even if that has to be by yourself.
These periodicities correlate well with solar and lunar tide stressors, respectively.