Lunar Mansions

Science / Astrology / Lunar Mansions: From Hindu astrology, a twenty-eight-fold division of a horoscope (twenty-eight mansions or houses) based upon the Moon's average daily motion. Critical degrees are derived from a similar division of the zodiac. See also critical degrees.

Mansions Of The Moon, Moon Mansions

Science / Astrology / Mansions Of The Moon, Moon Mansions: Synonymous with Lunar Mansions. See Lunar Mansions. MORE

Lunar Tide

Science / Tides and Currents / Lunar Tide: That part of the tide on the Earth due solely to the Moon as distinguished from that part due to the Sun. MORE

Lunar Return Chart

Science / Astrology / Lunar Return Chart: A chart cast for the time the Moon returns to the exact degree, minute, and second it occupied at the moment of an individual's birth. MORE

Lunar Time

Science / Tides and Currents / Lunar Time: Time based upon the rotation of the Earth relative to the Moon. See lunar day. MORE


Science / Astrology / Lunar: From the Latin, luna, the Moon; descriptive of or relating to the Moon. MORE

Semilunar Valve

Science / Biology / Semilunar Valve: A valve between each ventricle of the heart and the artery connected to that ventricle. MORE