Lunisolar meaning

lo͝onĭ-sōlər
Of or caused by both the sun and the moon.
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Involving the mutual relationship or combined attraction of the moon and sun.

Lunisolar tides.

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Relating to or caused by both the Sun and the Moon. Lunisolar gravitational attraction is the principle force influencing the Earth's tides and the cause of the Earth's orbital precession.
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(of a calendar) Based on both the lunar month and the solar year.
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Pertaining to or caused by both the moon and the sun.
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Origin of lunisolar

  • Latin lūna moon lunar solar

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition