Uranographical
Uranographic U`ra*no*graph"ic, Uranographical U`ra*no*graph"ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to uranography; as, an uranographic treatise. [1913 Webster]

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  • uranographical — ura·no·graph·i·cal …   English syllables

  • uranographical — adjective see uranographic * * * uranographˈic or uranographˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑urano …   Useful english dictionary

  • Uranographic — U ra*no*graph ic, Uranographical U ra*no*graph ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to uranography; as, an uranographic treatise. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • uranography — uranographer, uranographist, n. uranographic /yoor euh neuh graf ik/, uranographical, adj. /yoor euh nog reuh fee/, n. the branch of astronomy concerned with the description and mapping of the heavens, and esp. of the fixed stars. Also called… …   Universalium

  • astronomical — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Pertaining to astronomy] Syn. uranographical, uranological, cosmological, astrophotometric, astrophotographic, astrophysical, astrochemical, heavenly, celestial, cosmic, planetary, planetoidal, astral, solar, lunar,… …   English dictionary for students

  • uranography — /jurəˈnɒgrəfi/ (say yoohruh nogruhfee) noun the branch of astronomy concerned with the description and mapping of the heavens, and especially of the fixed stars. {Greek ouranographia. See urano , graphy} –uranographer, uranographist, noun… …   Australian English dictionary

  • uranography — [yoor΄ə näg′rə fē] n. [Gr ouranographia < ouranos, heaven, URANUS + graphein, to write: see GRAPHIC] the branch of astronomy dealing with the description of the heavens and the mapping of the stars uranographer n. uranographic [yoor΄ə nə… …   English World dictionary

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