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  • n. The art of designing and constructing sundials

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art or science of dialing, or of constructing dials to show the hour of the day by the shadow of a gnomon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art or science of dialing, or of constructing instruments to show the hour of the day or to aid in making astronomical observations by the shadow of a gnomon.

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