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<instrument>

<astronomy> An astrolabe; a planisphere.

An instrument for measuring the position, length, and direction, of the apparent path of a shooting star.

Origin: Gr, fr. Observing the heavenly bodies; + to view: cf. F. Meteoroscope. See Meteor.

(01 Mar 1998)

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