Observatory synonyms

əb-zûr'və-tôr'ē
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An optical device for projecting images of celestial bodies and other astronomical phenomena onto the inner surface of a hemispherical dome.
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A high tower from which a sentinel watches for enemies, forest fires, etc.; lookout
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An advanced military position from which movements of the enemy can be observed, artillery fire directed, etc.
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A high hill or other easily distinguishable object near the shore which can serve as guidance for seafarers.
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A person on watch for approaching enemy, police, etc.
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An enviable position, as of power
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Expectation or prospect; probable outcome
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A height from which to view surroundings
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The state or quality of being aware of something
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a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings
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a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings
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(Astronomy) A device that rotates a telescope so as to keep its orientation constant with relation to the stars.
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(Astronomy) A telescope that has an attachment which blocks out the direct light from the sun or other star, allowing examination of the corona and the detection of exoplanets
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(Astronomy) A telescope, fitted with an attachment that blocks out direct rays from the sun, used to study and photograph the corona of the sun
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One that refracts.
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An instrument used to make spectroheliograms.
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A person or thing that resembles a tower in height, strength, dominance, etc.
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Find another word for observatory. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for observatory, like: planetarium, watchtower, observation-post, beacon, lookout, catbird-seat, outlook, overlook, awareness, observation tower and lookout station.