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genethlialogy

[juh-neth-lee-ol-uh-jee, -al-]
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noun Astrology.
  1. the science of calculating positions of the heavenly bodies on nativities.

Origin of genethlialogy

1650–60; < Greek genethliālogía casting of destinies, equivalent to genethliā- (combining form of genéthlē birth) + -logia -logy
Related formsge·neth·li·a·log·ic [ji-neth-lee-uh-loj-ik] /dʒɪˌnɛθ li əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, ge·neth·li·a·log·i·cal, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Chaldee astrology, was not, however, limited to genethlialogy.

    The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 4. (of 7): Babylon

    George Rawlinson