astronomical

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Synonyms for astronomical

relating or belonging to the science of astronomy

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inconceivably large

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So Friday, August 9, will be astronomically the first day of Shawwal and the first day of Eid Al Fitr.
The pharmaceutical industry in the United States is wrought with corruption; medications are astronomically overpriced and with an ever increasing sick population, these costs are bankrupting the American economy.
We are advised nationally there has been an increase of 40% since last year, even taking into account the speeding offence the price quoted is astronomically high.
Bored with banning astronomically fatty foods for 15-year-olds he's now actually trying to persuade 20 teenage academic drop-outs that going back to school is the best thing for them.
Ibrahim Al Jarwan, Astronomy Researcher and Supervisor of Sharjah Planetarium, said the crescent moon of the Holy Month of Ramadan will be astronomically born on Tuesday, August 10, at 7.
SALALAH: The Governorate of Dhofar is gearing up for the forthcoming Khareef Season (monsoon rain season), which astronomically begins on June 21 and lasts till September 22 every year.
As volume began to rise astronomically, the partners began palm pressing with a few wealthy Japanese investor types - and Viola - LaborHub entered a whole new phase of growth.
Gemini May 22-Jun 21 A quiet time, astronomically speaking.
As might be expected, the topics addressed are diverse, with the 71 contributions examining such subjects as the properties of nearby galaxy structures, the conceptual and cultural history of gravitational lensing, sociology of modern technology, African cosmology, medieval books on locating the Qiblah (the Islamic direction of prayer) astronomically, the astronomy of Maimonides and its Arabic sources, the iconography of the Milky Way, astronomical objects in Brazilian rock art, astronomical and cosmological aspects of Maya architecture and urbanism, first solar and stellar paintings in the Neolithic and Epipaleolithic rock art of Iberia, solar orientations of Bronze Age shrines in Crete, and human cognition in the light of astronomical categories.
Nuclear power is still the slow, dirty, radioactively poisonous and astronomically expensive technology that it always has been through the second half of the twentieth century.
Supermarkets are happy to stock cheaper food products from abroad, an average 16,000 workers a year are quitting agriculture to seek work elsewhere and, crucially, the cost of land is rising astronomically.
Don't do it, sit on your hands, this Easter is as early as it can be astronomically speaking, so a couple of weeks' delay won't harm.
Mr Drabu said: "The cost of home tutoring is increasing astronomically, with some tutors charging up to pounds 100 an hour.
The new 'Space Science in Action' collection from Schlessinger Media is a standards based, ten volume, DVD series specifically designed for students in grades 9 through 12 and which provides core astronomically themed science information combined with a 'hands-on', inquiry-based approach as evidenced through experiments and investigation.
Frank Jackson argued, in an astronomically frequently cited paper on 'Epiphenomenal qualia' [Jackson 1982] that materialism must be mistaken.