Lunar Period

Science / Astrology / Lunar Period: The time it takes the Moon to return to a particular point in the zodiac; the Moon's zodiacal period, a little less than twenty-seven days, eight hours. Also called a sidereal month and periodical lunation.

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Period Noun Synonyms: interval, time, term, span, duration, spell, space, stretch, while, patch
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Periodical Lunation

Science / Astrology / Periodical Lunation: Term applied to the transiting Moon's monthly return to the exact position occupied in a natal horoscope. See also lunar period. MORE

Periodicity

Business / Finance / Periodicity: The level of detail in terms of time at which data is forecast or reported, specified as months, quarters, or years. MORE

Periodization

Health / Fitness / Periodization: A method of organizing a strength training workout program into several periods, each lasting about four weeks. Each phase has a different emphasis. MORE

Periodic Trend

Science / Chemistry / Periodic Trend: A regular variation in element properties with increasing atomic number that is ultimately due to regular variations in atomic structure. MORE

Periodic Tenancy

Business / Real Estate / Periodic Tenancy: A leasehold interest from period to period that renews automatically unless a notice of termination is given. MORE

Periodontal

Health / Dentistry / Periodontal: Relating to the tissue and bone that supports the tooth (from peri, meaning 'around,' and odont, 'tooth'). MORE

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