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What does waxing of the Moon mean?

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Increase in brightness of the Moon.
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Decrease in brightness of the Moon.
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C
Increase in the size of the Moon.
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Decrease in the size of the Moon.
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Solution

The correct option is C Increase in brightness of the Moon.
Waxing means increasing, or becoming larger in size. Increase in the illumination of the Moon, as seen from the Earth, is called waxing.

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