Definition of Shepherd moon

1. Noun. A small moon that orbits near the outer edges of a planetary ring or within gaps in the ring. The edge of the ring remains sharply defined owing to the gravity of shepherd moons. ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shepherd Moon

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shepherd's crook
shepherd's knot
shepherd's needle
shepherd's pie
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shepherd's pouch
shepherd's purse
shepherd dog
shepherd dogs
shepherd kings
shepherd moon (current term)
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