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Definition 1: the crescent-shaped area at the base of the human fingernail - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for half-moon in the sense of this definition

(half-moon is a kind of ...) a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve

"in the abdominal region"

(... is part of half-moon) horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits

Definition 2: the time at which the Moon is at first or last quarter when half its face is illuminated - [noun denoting time]

(half-moon is a kind of ...) a time when the Moon presents a particular recurring appearance

(... is a kind of half-moon ) the first fourth of the Moon's period of revolution around the Earth

(... is a kind of half-moon ) the last fourth of the Moon's period of revolution around the Earth

(... is part of half-moon) a time unit of approximately 30 days

"he was given a month to pay the bill"

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