nearside nearside


  • (n) the side of a vehicle nearest the kerb


  • Sunday's Supermoon: Overhyped?

    The nearside of the moon. Photo by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera. A message to the skywatchers: tilt your head back after nightfall on Sunday, and you'll see the closest full moon of the year -- a phenomenon known as a "supermoon." Except it's not all that super, and it's not really a phenomenon. In fact, the term "supermoon" was coined not by a scientist, but by an astrologer. And ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Online NewsHour

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ennui ennui
/ɛ ˈnu i /