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Callippic cycle

[kuh-lip-ik] /kəˈlɪp ɪk/
noun, Astronomy.
1.
a period equal to four Metonic cycles less one day, proposed by Callippus to correct the Metonic cycle.
Origin of Callippic cycle
1690-1700
First recorded in 1690-1700
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