Moon

(redirected from moonlike)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

Moon

(mūn),
Henry, English surgeon, 1845-1892. See: Moon molars.

Moon

(mūn),
Robert C., U.S. ophthalmologist, 1844-1914. See: Laurence-Moon syndrome.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Drug slang noun A regional term for mescaline
Popular health noun See Full moon
Vox populi verb To display one's bared buttocks by lowering the backside of one's trousers and underpants, usually bending over. Mooning is done in the English-speaking world to express protest, scorn, disrespect, or provocation but can be done for shock value or fun.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Entire Bundelkhand is a gift of nature where not only religious heritage monuments & temple lies but also scenic pictographically lakes, dams, hills, pools landscapes add a moonlike glory to it's face.
In a moonlike landscape, I unfurled my bedroll under the eerie glow permeating the heavens and combed the fragments of barely cooled, airborne scoria from my hair in the morning.
Filming began in January and has taken the crewfrom Britain to Panama to a moonlike landscape in northern Chile, which is standing in for Bolivia.
"We were surrounded by an incredible moonlike landscape and there were fossils all over!" That got Searle hooked on rocks from a very young age.
Garber's discussion of the 'inner geography' of the pastoral is not so much an examination of space as a spatial reading of nostos (the act of return 'that appears in all pastorals and is essential to the workings of the mode'), in which he describes a 'moonlike topography of gaps, lacks, and lacunae' between what one desires and what one possesses (pp.
In one sense the initial assault of Espiritu Santo reminded me of the final ascent up Kilimanjaro, of otherwise opposite topography: just as the moonlike gravel of the final Kilimanjaro stretch necessitates a diagonal dance step of 'two steps up--slide back one', so did Santo's ground level mud mean that every motion upward resulted in a downward slide.
She picked tip on the idea of the moon being a woman and created beautiful, moonlike shapes."
Individuals diagnosed with Cushing syndrome have complaints of obesity, moonlike facial appearance, muscle wasting, abdominal striae, irregular menses, hirsutism, and hypertension.
As you leave the terminal behind, you will marvel at the dramatic, moonlike landscape that stretches as far as the eye can see, which is a tourist attraction in itself.
The heavy contours of her face were smooth; mass upon mass, moonlike and placid.
For example: One woman, scattered with dust, with the beauty of her moonlike face dulled, resembled the sky; others, their beauty gone and their hearts agitated, burned within like the surrounding regions [of the earth]; some, like the winds, wandered in all directions; some [were] trembling like the earth; in this way, when the kings set out, the women revealed in advance that ill-fortune that was to follow.
Skeleton Coast, nestled in the north between the ocean and desert, is the historical site of many sunken ships and moonlike landscapes.