Origin of astronomical
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How to use astronomical in a sentence
While the observatory’s collapse shocked and horrified the astronomical community, it did not come as a surprise.The Arecibo Observatory collapsed this week. What now?|Charlie Wood|December 4, 2020|Popular-Science
The temporary drawings are mathematical and astronomical, but also personal.In the galleries: Where artists engage with the earth|Mark Jenkins|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
I thought it was a mad stretch from my astronomical background, but I also knew I couldn’t resist, and it led to an unexpected and fresh insight—a proposal for quantifying the relationship between planets and their potential for initiating life.Five Scientists on the Heroes Who Changed Their Lives - Issue 93: Forerunners|Alan Lightman, Hope Jahren, Robert Sapolsky,|December 2, 2020|Nautilus
A few months along and the Soviets proudly announced their improved Venus-based measure of the astronomical unit.We Never Know Exactly Where We’re Going in Outer Space - Issue 92: Frontiers|Caleb Scharf|November 4, 2020|Nautilus
The growth wasn’t astronomical — an addition of 53,000 residential subscribers — but growth is growth.
The astronomically high ratio is sort of the point of being CEO.The SEC Can’t Make CEOs Care About Their Employees|Daniel Gross|September 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Your chances of dying in this way are not astronomically high.
The effect, quite the contrary, was astronomically expensive.Martha Stewart in the Dock Over Macy’s Lawsuit: ‘I Did My Time!’|Lloyd Grove|March 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Instagram deal coincided with astronomically high hopes for the Facebook IPO.
If you had such an astronomically disastrous evening, the restaurant may want to make good, so give them the chance.
For myself, the narrative appears to me astronomically too incomplete for any astronomical conclusions to be drawn from it.The Astronomy of the Bible|E. Walter Maunder
No map deserves the name, on which the position of important points has not been astronomically determined.The Uses of Astronomy|Edward Everett
Easter is, in fact, decided astronomically, by a process in which sun-worship and moon-worship are both conciliated.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
But even now comets were being observed astronomically, and began to lose their sepulchral aspect.Astronomical Myths|John F. Blake
Russ remained at the controls on duty, checking astronomically the new speed and deceleration.The Secret of the Ninth Planet|Donald Allen Wollheim