a combining form meaning “moon,” used in the formation of compound words: lunitidal.
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How to use luni- in a sentence
Forty-nine years make a convenient luni-solar cycle, reconciling the lunar month and the tropical solar year.The Astronomy of the Bible | E. Walter Maunder
We speak of the interval between the transit of the moon and the time of high water as the luni-tidal interval.Time and Tide | Robert S. (Robert Stawell) Ball
The year of the Jews, even from their coming out of Egypt, was luni-solar.
I hoped to be put on the Luni Protective Works this cold weather, but there's no saying how long the famine may keep us.The Day's Work, Volume 1 | Rudyard Kipling
The eighth month of the Hindoo luni-solar year, corresponding to part of October and part of November.Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official | William Sleeman