asterismal asterismal adj. 1. of or pertaining to asterisms or constellations [WordNet 1.5]

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  • asterismal — See asterism. * * * …   Universalium

  • asterismal — as·ter·is·mal …   English syllables

  • asterismal — adjective relating to asterisms or constellations • Pertains to noun: ↑asterism • Derivationally related forms: ↑asterism …   Useful english dictionary

  • asterism — asterismal, adj. /as teuh riz euhm/, n. 1. Astron. a. a group of stars. b. a constellation. 2. Mineral. a property of some crystallized minerals of showing a starlike luminous figure in transmitted light or, in a cabochon cut stone, by reflected… …   Universalium

  • asterism —   n. constellation of stars; group of asterisks; appearance of star like reflection by certain crystals.    ♦ asterismal, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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