Part of speech:
The universe, especially when considered as an orderly and harmonious whole.
The vault or expanse of the heavens; the sky.
An area provided for a particular purpose:
The sky or universe as seen from the earth; the firmament.
Of or relating to the sky or physical universe as understood in astronomy:
A colorless, flammable liquid used as a solvent and formerly used as an anesthetic. Ether consists of two ethyl groups joined by an oxygen atom. Also called diethyl ether, ethyl ether. Chemical formula: C4H10O.
Relating to the abode of God; divine.
The atmosphere, as seen from a given point on the Earth's surface. The sky appears to be blue because the wavelengths associated with blue light are scattered more easily than those that are associated with the other colors.
(Archaic) Elated; joyful
An imaginary sphere with Earth at its center. The stars, planets, Sun, Moon, and other celestial bodies appear to be located on this sphere, and the sphere appears to rotate around the Earth's extended axis once every 24 hours, carrying the celestial bodies with it overhead and giving them their diurnal motions. The celestial sphere is essentially a spherical map of the sky that provides the basis for the coordinate systems used in celestial navigation and in specifying the positions and motions of celestial objects.
A celestial body, such as a planet or star.
the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected
(Archaic) The vault of heaven, the sky, or the upper air
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