first quarter definition

  • noun:
    • The waxing lunar phase, from new moon to half way between new moon and full moon.
    • initial fourth of the Moon's amount of revolution across the Earth
    • The waxing lunar period, from new moon to half way between new moon and full moon.
    • the first fourth of Moon's period of transformation round the world
    • The waxing lunar phase, from brand new moon to half way between new moon and full moon.
    • the very first 4th regarding the Moon's period of revolution around the Earth

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