apogean

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj apogean relating to or characteristic of an apogee "apogean tides occur when the moon is at the apogee of its orbit"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Apogean Connected with the apogee; as, apogeanneap) tides, which occur when the moon has passed her apogee.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • apogean Pertaining to or connected with the apogee: as, apogean (neap) tides, which occur when the moon has passed her apogee. Also apogeic.
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