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lunar eclipse

lunar eclipse

pronunciation:
lu nr i klIps
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part of speech: noun
definition: the obscuring of the moon's reflected light by the earth's shadow when the earth passes between the moon and the sun.
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The word lunar eclipse contains the following part:
lun, luni, luna Latin root that means moon