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- adj. Of or pertaining to selenography- the scientific study of the moon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to selenography.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to selenography.
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The portion of the moon which the projectile was nearing was the northern hemisphere, that which the selenographic maps place below; for these maps are generally drawn after the outline given by the glasses, and we know that they reverse the objects.
In looking at a selenographic map, one peculiarity strikes us.
Half an hour after being sighted, this luminous point had disappeared behind the dark horizon; but the verification of this phenomenon was of considerable consequence in their selenographic studies.
It was now their turn to impose some limit on that selenographic science, which had reconstructed the lunar world as
And if ever Barbicane should see the earth again, his notes will bear witness to this great fact in his selenographic observations.
An astronomical observatory; a selenographic museum, already open, though less than half completed.
We now return to the point whence we deflected, and rejoin the chief actor in the selenographic comedy.
The Moon became the favorite object of astronomers, and the numerous observations made of it authorized the delineation of very interesting selenographic charts.
A few astronomical instruments, of which there were not many in those days-a telescope for his selenographic observations, a sextant for taking the latitude, a chronometer for determining the longitudes,
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