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  • noun Plural form of orrery.

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Examples

  • As soon as I came up with the phrase "mutable sonic orreries" I immediately began tinkering with the idea of starting a steampunk/psychedelica band so that could be the title of our first album.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • As soon as I came up with the phrase "mutable sonic orreries" I immediately began tinkering with the idea of starting a steampunk/psychedelica band so that could be the title of our first album.

    Theory and Practicing

  • The sun beamed through them onto suspended orreries and solar clocks.

    GuildWars Edge of Destiny

  • Clayton Boyer Clock Designs designs and sells plans for all sorts of wooden mechanical clocks and orreries.

    Wooden gear clock plans « The Half-Baked Maker

  • The sun beamed through them onto suspended orreries and solar clocks.

    GuildWars Edge of Destiny

  • The sun beamed through them onto suspended orreries and solar clocks.

    GuildWars Edge of Destiny

  • The sun beamed through them onto suspended orreries and solar clocks.

    GuildWars Edge of Destiny

  • The works of the 60s, 70s, and 80s would set up multiple layers of time like orreries, each pace in its own orbital flux, but Carter's more recent increased textural transparency includes that echo of the steadily ticking second violin of the Second Quartet, but slyly transformed: the milestones may seem regular and objective, but in reality are as subjective a contribution to the discussion as any other feature.

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • The works of the 60s, 70s, and 80s would set up multiple layers of time like orreries, each pace in its own orbital flux, but Carter's more recent increased textural transparency includes that echo of the steadily ticking second violin of the Second Quartet, but slyly transformed: the milestones may seem regular and objective, but in reality are as subjective a contribution to the discussion as any other feature.

    Magna Carter (1): Punctuality

  • Oobject blog shares this cool gallery of orreries, planetaria and tellurions.

    November 2007

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