Associations to the word «Astronomer»

Wiktionary

ASTRONOMER, noun. One who studies astronomy, the stars or the physical universe; a scientist whose area of research is astronomy or astrophysics
ASTRONOMER ROYAL, proper noun. (British) An honorary title given to a leading astronomer; once the director of the Greenwich observatory.

Dictionary definition

ASTRONOMER, noun. A physicist who studies astronomy.

Wise words

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