noun ura·nom·e·try \ˌyu̇rəˈnämə‧trē\

Definition of uranometry



  1. 1 :  a chart or catalog of celestial bodies and especially of visible fixed stars

  2. 2 :  the measurement of the heavens

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Origin and Etymology of uranometry

New Latin uranometria, from 1uran- + -metria -metry

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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