lunitidal interval


noun

the period of time between the moon's transit and the next high lunar tide.

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Origin of lunitidal interval

First recorded in 1850–55

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British Dictionary definitions for lunitidal interval

lunitidal interval

noun

the difference in time between the moon crossing a meridian and the following high tide at that meridian
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