selenography [sel΄ənäg′rə fē]
[ModL selenographia: see SELENO- & -GRAPHY]
the study of the surface and physical features of the moon, esp. the mapping of the latitude and longitude
selenographic [sə lē΄nə graf′ik]

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  • selenography — selenographer, n. selenographic /si lee neuh graf ik/, adj. /sel euh nog reuh fee/, n. the branch of astronomy that deals with the charting of the moon s surface. [1640 50; SELENO + GRAPHY] * * * …   Universalium

  • selenography — noun the scientific study of the Moons geographic features; geography of the Moon See Also: selenology …   Wiktionary

  • selenography — sel·e·nog·ra·phy || ‚selɪ nÉ‘grÉ™fɪ / nÉ’ n. branch of astronomy concerned with the geography of the surface of the moon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • selenography — [ˌsɛlɪ nɒgrəfi, ˌsi: ] noun the scientific mapping of the moon. Derivatives selenographer noun selenographic adjective selenographical adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • selenography — sel·e·nog·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • selenography — The science of geography of the moon …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • selenography — /siləˈnɒgrəfi/ (say seeluh nogruhfee) noun the science dealing with the moon, especially with reference to its physical features. {See seleno , graphy} –selenographer, noun –selenographic /səlinoʊˈgræfɪk/ (say suhleenoh grafik), adjective …  

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