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Definition of Almanac

Almanac
Almanac Al"ma*nac (?; 277), n. [LL. almanac, almanach: cf. F. almanach, Sp. almanaque, It. almanacco, all of uncertain origin.] A book or table, containing a calendar of days, and months, to which astronomical data and various statistics are often added, such as the times of the rising and setting of the sun and moon, eclipses, hours of full tide, stated festivals of churches, terms of courts, etc. Nautical almanac, an almanac, or year book, containing astronomical calculations (lunar, stellar, etc.), and other information useful to mariners.

Meaning of Almanac from wikipedia

- An almanac (also spelled almanack and almanach) is an annual publication listing a set of events forthcoming in the next year. It includes information...
- Nautical almanac GPS almanac, a regularly updated digital schedule of satellite orbital parameters for GPS receivers John Murray Anderson's Almanac, a Broadway...
- ALMANAC is the name of a major breast cancer trial. The acronym stands for "Axillary Lymphatic Mapping Against Nodal Axillary Clearance." This major randomized...
- Farmers' Almanac is an annual American periodical that has been in continuous publication since 1818. Published by Geiger of Lewiston, Maine, the Farmers'...
- the time and status of the entire satellite constellation, called the almanac. There are four signals available for civilian use. In order of date of...
- Project Almanac is a 2015 American found footage science fiction thriller film directed by Dean Israelite in his directorial debut, and written by Jason...
- half occurs during the day, when the full moon is below the horizon. Many almanacs list full moons not only by date, but also by their exact time, usually...
- This article gives a list of various almanacs. Note that almanac can also be spelled almanack, and some of the publications listed use this form. List...
- A nautical almanac is a publication describing the positions of a selection of celestial bodies for the purpose of enabling navigators to use celestial...
- Poor Richard's Almanack (sometimes Almanac) was a yearly almanac published by Benjamin Franklin, who adopted the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard...
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