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Astro- + -logy

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] astrologia "astronomy", from Ancient Greek αστρολογία astrologia "telling of the stars," from ἄστρον astron "star" + -λογία -logia "treating of", comb. form of λόγον logon "one who speaks (in a certain manner)".

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  • IPA:/əsˈtrɒlədʒi/

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astrology

Plural
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astrology (-) (also called astrosophy, and astromancy)
  1. The study of the movements and relative positions of celestial bodies and their supposed influence on human affairs.

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