Associations to the word «Astronomy»

Wiktionary

ASTRONOMY, noun. The study of the physical universe beyond the Earth's atmosphere, including the process of mapping locations and properties of the matter and radiation in the universe.

Dictionary definition

ASTRONOMY, noun. The branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley