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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lu·na n.
 1. The moon.
 2. Alchemy Silver.
 Luna cornea Old Chem., horn silver, or fused silver chloride, a tough, brown, translucent mass; -- so called from its resemblance to horn.
 Luna moth Zool., a very large and beautiful American moth (Actias luna).  Its wings are delicate light green, with a stripe of purple along the front edge of the anterior wings, the other margins being edged with pale yellow.  Each wing has a lunate spot surrounded by rings of light yellow, blue, and black.  The caterpillar commonly feeds on the hickory, sassafras, and maple.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : (Roman mythology) the goddess of the moon; counterpart of
          Greek Selene