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planetarium at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


planetarium at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) planetaria

planetarium at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1734, Mod.L., from L.L. planeta (see planet) + L. -arium "a place for." ///

planetarium at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Date: 1700-1800; Language: Modern Latin; Origin: Latin planeta; PLANET]// a building where lights on a curved ceiling show the movements of planets and stars//

planetarium at German => English Of Explained:


planetarium at German => English Of Explained:


planetárium at Hungarian => English Of Explained:

planetaria, planetarium

planetarium at Swedish => english Of Explained:


planetarium at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Institution devoted to popular education in astronomy and related fields, especially space science, whose main teaching tool is a hemispheric screen onto which images of celestial objects as seen from the earth are projected from an instrument also known as a planetarium, or planetarium projector. Major planetariums have extensive exhibit space, museum collections, sizable staffs, projection domes 80 ft (25 m) or more across, and seating capacities of over 600.

planetarium at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

22 Moby Thesaurus words for "planetarium":
Cassegrainian telescope, Newtonian telescope, OAO, OSO,
astronomical observatory, astronomical telescope, coelostat,
coronagraph, coronograph, heliostat, observatory, orrery,
radar telescope, radio observatory, radio telescope, reflector,
refractor, spectrograph, spectroheliograph, spectrohelioscope,
spectroscope, telescope

Planetarium at German => English Of Explained:

Planetarium [planeːtaːriːum]nsn

planetarium at Polish => English Of Explained:


planetarium at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(plural planetariums) a building with a curved ceiling to represent the sky at night, with moving images of the planets and stars, used to educate and entertain people

Planetarium at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Planetarium \Plan`e*ta"ri*um\, n. [NL.: cf. F. plan['e]taire.
See {Planetary}.]
An orrery. See {Orrery}.

planetarium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: a building housing an instrument for projecting the
positions of the planets onto a domed ceiling
2: an optical device for projecting images of celestial bodies
and other astronomical phenomena onto the inner surface of
a hemispherical dome
3: an apparatus or model for representing the solar systems
[also: {planetaria} (pl)]

planetarium at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Planetarium|planétarium|planetárium


Inter: wikipedi » a


From Inter: etyl » NL., formed from Inter: suffix » planet|arium.


* Inter: IPA » /plænɪˈtɛːrɪəm/


Inter: en-noun » pl=planetariums|pl2=planetaria
  • A display museum in which images of stars and other astronomical phenomena are projected onto a domed ceiling.
    1. An orrery.


      Inter: trans-top » museum which displays images of space

  • Asturian: Inter: t- » ast|planetariu|m
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|planetari|m
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|天象儀|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|天象仪|tr=tiānxiàngyí|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|天文館|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|天文馆|tr=tiānwénguǎn|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|planetárium
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|planetarium|n
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|planetario
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|planetaario
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|planétarium|m
  • Galician: Inter: t- » gl|planetario|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Planetarium|n
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|planetárium
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|planetario|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|プラネタリウム|tr=puranetariumu|sc=Jpan, Inter: t- » ja|天象儀|tr=てんしょうぎ, tenshōgi|sc=Jpan
    • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|천문관|tr=cheonmungwan|sc=Kore (Inter: t- » ko|天文館|sc=Kore)
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|planetarium|n
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|planetário|m
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|planetariu|n
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|планетарий|m|tr=planetárij|sc=Cyrl
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|planetario|m
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t- » vi|cung thiên văn

    Inter: trans-botto » m


    * retapamulin


    Inter: wikipedia » lang=nl


    * Inter: audio » Nl-planetarium.ogg|Audio
    Inter: rfp » lang=nl


    Inter: nl-noun » n|planetaria|pl2=planetariums
  • Inter: l » en|planetarium

  • Polish

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=pl


    * Inter: audio » Pl-planetarium.ogg|Audio
    Inter: rfp » lang=pl


    Inter: pl-noun » n
  • Inter: l » en|planetarium


    Inter: pl-decl-noun-um » planetari

  • Translation: et » planetarium
    Translation: el » planetarium
    Translation: fr » planetarium
    Translation: id » planetarium
    Translation: kn » planetarium
    Translation: hu » planetarium
    Translation: nl » planetarium
    Translation: pl » planetarium
    Translation: ru » planetarium
    Translation: fi » planetarium
    Translation: ta » planetarium
    Translation: vi » planetarium
    Translation: zh » planetarium

    Planetarium at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » planetarium|planétarium


    Inter: wikipedia » lang=de


    Inter: de-noun » n|Planetariums|Planetarien
  • planetarium

  • Category: Category:de:Astronomy -
    Translation: de » Planetarium
    Translation: ko » Planetarium
    Translation: hu » Planetarium
    Translation: pl » Planetarium
    Translation: ru » Planetarium
    Translation: zh » Planetarium

    planetárium at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=hu


    Inter: etystub » lang=hu


    * Inter: IPA » /ˈplɒnɛtaːrijum/|lang=hu
    • Inter: hyphenation » pla|ne|tá|ri|um


      Inter: hu-noun » ok

  • planetarium


    Inter: hu-decl-ok » planetáriu|m|otInter: hu-pos-otok » planetárium||ai

  • Category: Category:hu:Buildings -
    Translation: fr » planetárium
    Translation: hu » planetárium
    Translation: pl » planetárium
    Translation: fi » planetárium

    planétarium at English (WD) Of Explained:



    Inter: fr-noun » m|sort=planetarium
  • planetarium

  • Translation: el » planétarium
    Translation: fr » planétarium
    Translation: ko » planétarium
    Translation: hu » planétarium
    Translation: pl » planétarium
    Translation: vi » planétarium