harmony of the spheres

Definition of harmony of the spheres

: a doctrine promulgated by the Pythagoreans that the celestial spheres are separated by intervals corresponding to the relative lengths of strings that produce harmonious tones — compare music of the spheres

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“Harmony of the spheres.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/harmony%20of%20the%20spheres. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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