Horologium definition

  • noun:
    • A constellation within the Southern Hemisphere near Hydrus, Eridanus, and Reticulum.
    • a-clock.
    • identical to horology, 2.
    • [capitalized] A southern constellation of twelve performers, placed by Lacaille east of Eridanus. Its brightest celebrity is for the 4th magnitude.
    • In botany, a table of this hours of which the plants of certain plants open and close-in confirmed locality.
  • proper-noun:
    • A constellation associated with the southern sky, thought to resemble a pendulum time clock. It lies between your constellations Fornax and Dorado.

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