Astrognosy
Astrognosy As*trog"no*sy, n. [Astro- + Gr. ? knowledge.] The science or knowledge of the stars, esp. the fixed stars. --Bouvier. [1913 Webster]

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  • astrognosy — as·trog·no·sy …   English syllables

  • astrognosy —   n. knowledge of fixed stars …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • astrognosy — aˈsträgnəsē noun ( es) Etymology: astr + gnosy : a branch of astronomy having to do with the fixed stars …   Useful english dictionary

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  • -gnosy — gnəsē, si noun combining form ( es) Etymology: New Latin gnosia, from Greek gnōsia, from gnōsis knowledge : gnosis astrognosy …   Useful english dictionary

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