[haf-moon, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌmun, ˈhɑf-/
an edible fish, Medialuna californiensis, found in southern California, having a slate-gray body.
[haf-moon, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈmun, ˈhɑf-/
the moon when, at either quadrature, half its disk is illuminated.
the phase of the moon at this time.
something having the shape of a half-moon or crescent.
the moon at first or last quarter when half its face is illuminated
the time at which a half-moon occurs
(anatomy) a nontechnical name for lunula
[haf-moon, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈmun, ˈhɑf-/ noun 1. the moon when, at either quadrature, half its disk is illuminated. 2. the phase of the moon at this time. 3. something having the shape of a half-moon or crescent. noun 1. the ship in which Henry Hudson made his voyage to explore America in 1609. noun 1. the […]
noun 1. a mourning garb less somber than deep mourning, usually following a period of deep mourning. 2. the period during which it is worn. noun 1. dark grey clothes worn by some during a period after full formal mourning
[ney-kid] /ˈneɪ kɪd/ adjective 1. being without clothing or covering; nude: naked children swimming in the lake. 2. without adequate clothing: a naked little beggar. 3. bare of any covering, overlying matter, vegetation, foliage, or the like: naked fields. 4. bare, stripped, or destitute (usually followed by of): The trees were suddenly naked of leaves. […]
noun, Wrestling. 1. a hold in which a wrestler, from behind the opponent, passes one arm under the corresponding arm of the opponent and locks the hand on the back of the opponent’s neck. noun 1. a wrestling hold in which a wrestler places an arm under one of his opponent’s arms from behind and […]
noun, Music. 1. a note equivalent in time value to one half of a whole note; minim. noun 1. (US & Canadian) a note having the time value of half a semibreve Also called minim