the faint illumination of the part of the moon not illuminated by sunlight, as during a crescent phase, caused by the reflection of light from the .
the ashen light reflected from the earth, which illuminates the new moon when it is not receiving light directly from the sun
noun 1. any of the three astrological signs, Taurus, Virgo, or Capricorn, that are grouped together because of the shared attributes of practicality and interest in material things.
noun 1. a terminal equipped to receive, or receive and transmit, signals from or to communications satellites. earth station An on-ground radio communication site used for tracking, controlling, or otherwise communicating with spacecraft or satellites.
noun 1. any of various warm, muted colors ranging basically from neutral to deep brown.
- Earth summit
noun an informal name for a United Nations conference held to discuss environmental and energy issues; also called [United Nations Conference on Environment and Development ]