gibbous moon definition

  • noun:
    • A lunar stage either region of the full-moon if the moon's disk as seen from the world is bigger than a semicircle.
    • A lunar period either side of the full moon whenever moon's disc as seen through the world is larger than a semicircle.
    • A lunar period either side of the full moon when the moon's disc as seen from the Earth is bigger than a semicircle.
    • A lunar phase either side of the full-moon as soon as the moon's disk as seen from the Earth is bigger than a semicircle.
    • A lunar stage either region of the full-moon whenever moon's disk as seen from world is bigger than a semicircle.

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