spheral

adjective
spher·​al | \ ˈsfir-əl How to pronounce spheral (audio) \

Definition of spheral

2 : of or relating to the spheres of ancient astronomy

First Known Use of spheral

1545, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Spheral.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spheral. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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