as·trol·o·ger | \ə-ˈsträ-lə-jər \

Definition of astrologer 

: a person who practices astrology

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To create the color, Bite consulted Tara Green, a professional psychic, astrologer, and apparent lipstick reader to create the descriptions for each sign and develop their perfect shade. Shannon Barbour, The Cut, "Celebrate Pisces Season With a Special Lipstick," 20 Feb. 2018 Ready to learn a secret that only astrologers know? Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure, "What July's Virgo Horoscope Means for You," 29 June 2018 My Vedic astrologer told me our natal charts are very similar. New York Times, "Ottessa Moshfegh: By the Book," 28 June 2018 For example, revolutionary 17th-century astronomer Johannes Kepler, who studied the motion of the planets, was at the time considered an astrologer. Olivia B. Waxman, Time, "Where Do Zodiac Signs Come From? Here's the True History Behind Your Horoscope," 21 June 2018 This kind of absent-mindedness can have its merits, writes astrologer Vivienne Micallef-Browne., "Neptune Retrograde Is Coming, So Maybe We Can Finally Chill Out," 15 June 2018 Read more: The public and astrologers alike will watch the spectacle in the sky tonight, beginning with the strawberry moon. Susan Selasky And Emma Tomsich, Detroit Free Press, "Strawberry moon, Saturn to light up sky tonight," 27 June 2018 Catherine Urban is a writer, astrologer, and chip lover… especially Sun Chips. Catherine Urban, Bon Appetit, "Your May Horoscope Knows That What Lies Ahead Is Actually Just Potato Chips," 1 May 2018 Aura photos, astrologers, authors, essential oils, incense, massage, natural healing products, nutritional supplements and psychics are among the offerings. Jessi Virtusio, Daily Southtown, "Body Mind Spirit Expo in Tinley Park all about healing, empowering," 18 May 2018

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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