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  • n. One who studies or practices astrology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who studies the stars; an astronomer.
  • n. One who practices astrology; one who professes to foretell events by the aspects and situation of the stars.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An astronomer; an observer of the stars.
  • n. One who professes to determine the influence of the stars on persons, events, qualities, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who predicts the future by the positions of the planets and sun and Moon


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