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paraselene (ˌpærəsɪˈliːnɪ Pronunciation for paraselene

Definitions

noun

(plural) -nae  (-niː) 
  1. (meteorology) a bright image of the moon on a lunar halo Also called: mock moon Compare parhelion

Derived Forms

ˌparaseˈlenic adjective

Word Origin

C17: New Latin, from para-1 + Greek selēnē moon

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