astrophotography

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noun as·tro·pho·tog·ra·phy \ˌas-(ˌ)trō-fə-ˈtä-grə-fē\

Definition of astrophotography

  1. :  photography involving astronomical objects and events

astrophotograph

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astrophotographer

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Origin and Etymology of astrophotography

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1857


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