What does astronomical mean?

Definitions for astronomical
ˌæs trəˈnɒm ɪ kəlas·tro·nom·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. astronomic, astronomical(adj)

    relating or belonging to the science of astronomy

    "astronomic telescope"

  2. astronomic, astronomical, galactic(adj)

    inconceivably large

Wiktionary

  1. astronomical(Adjective)

    Of or relating to astronomy.

    Etymology: Attested since at least 1550, from astronomique or directly from astronomicus, from ἀστρονομικός.

  2. astronomical(Adjective)

    Very large; of vast measure.

    Etymology: Attested since at least 1550, from astronomique or directly from astronomicus, from ἀστρονομικός.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astronomical(adj)

    of or pertaining to astronomy; in accordance with the methods or principles of astronomy

    Etymology: [L. astronomicus, Gr. 'astronomiko`s: cf. F. astronomique.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astronomical in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astronomical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of astronomical in a Sentence

  1. Konstantin Bikos:

    In terms of counting millennia or centuries or decades, it doesn't really matter, it's a man-made system. It matters in terms of categorizing time spans and talking about time spans. But the 203rd decade is, in astronomical terms, no different than the decade before or after.

  2. Ken Wallace:

    The odds of having such an iconic movie filmed and associated with your district are astronomical, the Breakfast Club.

  3. Floyd Cable:

    We have been going without insurance the last couple of years just because the rates are so astronomical.

  4. Jerome Avorn:

    This information about generics is especially timely now, given all we've seen in the last year or two demonstrating that brand-name companies can charge whatever they please for their products, even if the price is astronomical, it's not clear that will change any time soon, making it even more important to educate doctors to use generics whenever possible.

  5. Tim Pyle:

    My reaction to the TRAPPIST system was very emotional, it got me so excited thinking about what it looked like on these planets, everything we'd hoped for when we had science fiction visions of other worlds. Working on Robert Hurt, I've been able to illustrate so many different kinds of astronomical objects. It felt like we kept opening these new doors to what kinds of discoveries Robert Hurt could make. And at times, we were the first to illustrate these unanticipated findings.

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