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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The study of the knowledge, interpretations, and practices of ancient cultures regarding celestial objects or phenomena.

Usage examples (16)
  • Pre-Hispanic civilizations, developed what today is called "archaeoastronomy," planning their cities, as well as much of their social, economic and political activities...
  • In fact, his work has been termed “archaeoastronomy,” a pseudo-academic title.
  • This worked extremely well in archaeoastronomy, but also in geology and intro astronomy.
  • Also, thanks to Alun of archaeoastronomy for letting me know about this program on Sappho. for more
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