mean high-water lunitidal interval

mean high-water lunitidal interval

[′mēn ¦hī ¦wȯd·ər ¦lü·nə¦tīd·əl ′in·tər·vəl]
(oceanography)
The average interval of time between the transit (upper or lower) of the moon and the next high water at a place. Also known as corrected establishment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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