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Rheita

[rahy-tuh]
noun
  1. a crater in the fourth quadrant of the face of the moon: about 42 miles (68 km) in diameter.
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  • Scheiner counted five, Rheita nine, and other observers increased the number to twelve.

    The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'

    Thomas Orchard