Recent Examples of astrology from the Web
Pam owned an online company called StarBabies, making astrology charts for infants.
Henderson has made a real mark in England with this book, managing to get copies to every single member of Parliament (including the astrology-crazed) and shaping debate and policy.
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Origin and Etymology of astrology
Middle English astrologie, from Middle French, from Latin astrologia, from Greek, from astr- + -logia -logy
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
ASTROLOGY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of astrology for English Language Learners
: the study of how the positions of the stars and movements of the planets have a supposed influence on events and on the lives and behavior of people
ASTROLOGY Defined for Kids
Definition of astrology for Students
: the study of the supposed influences of the stars and planets on people's lives and behavior
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