Celidography
Celidography Cel`i*dog"ra*phy, n. [Gr. ?, ? stain, spot + -graphy: cf. F. c['e]lidographie.] A description of apparent spots on the disk of the sun, or on planets. [1913 Webster]

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  • celidography — (sɛlɪˈdɒgrəfɪ) [f. Gr. κηλίς, κηλῖδο ς spot + γραϕία writing. In F. célidographie.] A description of the spots in the sun or planets. [ Chambers Cycl. Supp. has Celidographia from Bianchini 1729.] in Ash; and in mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • celidography —   n. description of sun s or planet s surface markings.    ♦ celidographer, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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