astrophile

noun as·tro·phile \ˈastrəˌfīl\
variants: or

astrophil

\-ˌfil\

Definition of astrophile

plural

-s

  1. :  one fond of star lore :  an amateur astronomer go for its members into the ranks of the amateurs and astrophiles — Harlow Shapley

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Origin and Etymology of astrophile

astr- + -phile, -phil


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