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supermoon

[ soo-per-moon ]
/ ˈsu pərˌmun /
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noun Meteorology.
a full moon that purportedly looks larger than normal when it coincides with the moon’s closest approach to Earth.
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Origin of supermoon

First recorded in 1975–80 super- + moon
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