Definition of heliocentric
1 : referred to or measured from the sun's center or appearing as if seen from it
2 : having or relating to the sun as center — compare geocentric
Examples of heliocentric in a sentence
Galileo proposed the heliocentric theory that the Earth goes around the sun.
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HELIOCENTRIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heliocentric for English Language Learners
: having or relating to the sun as the center
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