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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (used of the moon) more than half full; Characteristic of or suffering from kyphosis, an abnormality of the vertebral column.

Usage examples (35)
  • A gibbous moon touched the lake with broken light.
  • His face, that of a gibbous moon, was white as wax.
  • And the moon is always gibbous | Living the Liminal
  • Or the aldrich moon, which is waxing gibbous and all. for more
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