astrologer

noun
as·​trol·​o·​ger | \ə-ˈsträ-lə-jər \

Definition of astrologer 

: a person who practices astrology

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Accordingly, when reading a birth chart, astrologers fuse these two systems together. Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure, "The 12 Astrological Houses: Interpreting Your Birth Chart Beyond the Zodiac," 6 Oct. 2018 Diana would often call her friend, who would visit her at Buckingham Palace to cheer her up, and Sarah recommended her astrologer to Diana. Marcia Moody, Town & Country, "Inside Princess Diana's Complicated Friendship with Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York," 22 July 2018 Essential to shipping, navigation, meteorology, and timekeeping, the observatory was exclusively used by government astrologers during the 19th and 20th centuries. Sophie Davies, Condé Nast Traveler, "15 Best Museums in Sydney," 23 Mar. 2018 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. refinery29.com, "Neptune Retrograde Is Coming, So Maybe We Can Finally Chill Out," 15 June 2018

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

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