celestial globe


noun

See under globe (def. 3).

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Origin of celestial globe

First recorded in 1755–65
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British Dictionary definitions for celestial globe

celestial globe

noun

a spherical model of the celestial sphere showing the relative positions of stars, constellations, etc
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