Meaning of Almagest

English: Almagest
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

(italics) a Greek work on astronomy by Ptolemy.

Definition: 2

(lowercase) any of various medieval works of a like kind, as on astrology or alchemy.

Definition: 3

a work on astronomy compiled by Ptolemy in the 2nd century a.d containing a description of the geocentric system of the universe and a star catalogue

Definition: 4

(sometimes not capital) any of various similar medieval treatises on astrology, astronomy, or alchemy