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Search Results for: occultation

Occultation

occultation 1. (Science: astronomy) The hiding of a heavenly body from sight by the intervention of some other of the... Read More

Apparition

Apparition 1. The act of becoming visible; appearance; visibility. The sudden apparition of the Spaniards. (Prescott) The... Read More

Limit

1. That which terminates, circumscribes, restrains, or confines; the bound, border, or edge; the utmost extent; as, the... Read More

Eclipse

Eclipse 1. (Science: astronomy) An interception or obscuration of the light of the sun, moon, or other luminous body, by the... Read More

Immersion

Immersion 1. The act of immersing, or the state of being immersed; a sinking within a fluid; a dipping; as, the immersion of... Read More