Definition of Observatory. Meaning of Observatory. Synonyms of Observatory
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Definition of Observatory
ObservatoryObservatory Ob*serv"a*to*ry, n.; pl. Observatories. [Cf. F.
1. A place or building for making observations on the
The new observatory in Greenwich Park. --Evelyn.
2. A building fitted with instruments for making systematic
observations of any particular class or series of natural
3. A place, as an elevated chamber, from which a view may be
observed or commanded.
4. (Mil.) A lookout on a flank of a battery whence an officer
can note the range and effect of the fire. --Farrow.
Meaning of Observatory from wikipedia
- An observatory
is a location
used for observing terrestrial
events. Astronomy, climatology/meteorology, geophysical, oceanography
- The Arecibo Observatory
is a radio telescope
in the muni****lity of Arecibo, Puerto
Rico. As of 2018, the observatory
- The Griffith Observatory
is a facility
in Los Angeles, California, sitting
on the south-facing slope
of Mount Hollywood
in Los Angeles' Griffith
- The Royal Observatory
as the Old Royal Observatory
from 1957 to 1998, when the working Royal Greenwich Observatory
, RGO, moved...
One Observatory Circle
is the official residence
of the Vice President
of the United
on the northeast grounds
of the U.S. Naval...
- The United States Naval Observatory
(USNO) is one of the oldest scientific agencies
in the United
States, with a primary mission
- The Cincinnati Observatory
in Cincinnati, Ohio (United States) on top of Mount
Lookout. It consists
of two observatory buildings housing
- The Ulugh
is an observatory
in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Built
in the 1420s by the Timurid astronomer Ulugh
Beg, it is considered
- Paranal Observatory
is an astronomical observatory operated
by the European Southern Observatory
(ESO); it is located
in the Atacama Desert
- Royal Observatory
to: Royal Observatory
(formerly the Royal Greenwich Observatory
) Paris Observatory
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