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Comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary

lunar eclipse
  1. 1. 月蚀
  2. 2. 月食

Macmillan Dictionary - Simpler Definitions (1 result)

lunar eclipse
  1. 1. noun a short period when the moon becomes dark, because the Earth moves between the sun and the moon so that its shadow covers the moon

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古代人们不了解月食出现的原因,误以为是天狗把月亮吃掉了。
People in ancient times knew nothing about how the lunar eclipse came into being. They falsely believed that it was because a dog in heaven swallowed the moon.

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