gibbous

[adj] - (used of the moon) more than half full
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Gibbous

The phase of the Moon or a planet when it is between half and fully illuminated.
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Gibbous

Gib'bous adjective [ Confer French gibbeux . See Gibbose .] 1. Swelling by a regular curve or surface; protuberant; convex; as, the moon is gibbous between the half- moon and the full moon. « The bones will rise, and make a gibbous member.» Wiseman....
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gibbous

<plant biology> A distended, rounded swelling on one side, as on a calyx or corolla tube or segment. ... (17 Dec 1997) ...
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gibbous

gibbose adjective (used of the moon) more than half full
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gibbous

(gib´әs) humped; protuberant.
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Gibbous

• (a.) Swelling by a regular curve or surface; protuberant; convex; as, the moon is gibbous between the half-moon and the full moon. • (a.) Hunched; hump-backed.
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gibbous

gibbous 1. Humped; protuberant, swelling, or hunchbacked. 2. One reference is to the moon or a planet when the illuminated portion exceeds a semicircle, but is less than a circle. 3. Of persons and animals: Hunch-backed; having a hump. Of a part of the body: Hump-shaped.
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gibbous

Type: Term Pronunciation: gib′ŭs Definitions: 1. Describing a condition indicating humped; humpbacked; denoting a sharp angle in the flexion of the spine.
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gibbous

a phase of the Moon in which more than half of the side we see is illuminated.
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Gibbous

Enlarged toward one side, usually at the base.
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Gibbous

with a swollen spur
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gibbous

With a pouch-like swelling; humped.
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Gibbous

with a swollen spur
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gibbous

hump-backed; humped; swollen
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Gibbous

When the Moon or other body appears more than half, but not fully, illuminated (from gibbus, Latin for `hump`).
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Gibbous

When the Moon is more than half full, but less than completely full.
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Gibbous

The phase of the moon between first quarter and last quarter, when the moon appears more than half illuminated.
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