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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or relating to Sir William Herschel.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the astronomer Sir William Herschel (1738-1822), or his son Sir John (1792-1871): as, the Herschelian telescope (named from Sir William Herschel).


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