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Definition of new moon noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    new moon

     noun
    noun
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    The sun and the moon
     
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  1. 1the moon when it looks like a thin curved shape (= a crescent) See related entries: The sun and the moon
  2. 2the time of the month when the moon has this shape compare full moon, half-moon See related entries: The sun and the moon
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: new moon