crescent moon

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a crescent moon


crescent moon ‎(plural crescent moons)

  1. The Moon as it appears early in its first quarter or late in its last quarter, when only a small arc-shaped section of the visible portion is illuminated by the Sun
  2. A symbol of Islam

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