Apotelesm
Apotelesm A*pot"e*lesm, n. [See {Apotelesmatic}.] 1. The result or issue. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. (Astrol.) The calculation and explanation of a nativity. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster]


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  • apotelesm —   n. archaic, casting of horoscope …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • apotelesm — noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin apotelesma effect, effect of the stars on human destiny, from Greek, from apotelein to complete, from apo + telein to complete, from telos goal more at wheel archaic : the casting of a horoscope …   Useful english dictionary

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