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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The study of the knowledge, interpretations, and practices of contemporary cultures regarding celestial objects or phenomena.

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  • n. the anthropological study of skywatching in contemporary societies

Etymologies

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From ethno- +‎ astronomy

Examples

  • It's also noteworthy that the same island is subject to Archaeoastronomy | ethnoastronomy as well.

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