uranometry etymology

English word uranometry comes from English urano- ((chemistry) uranium (astronomy) of the heavens.), English -metry (Forming nouns relating to measures and measurement.)

Detailed word origin of uranometry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
urano- English (eng) (chemistry) uranium (astronomy) of the heavens.
-metry English (eng) Forming nouns relating to measures and measurement.
uranometry English (eng) (astronomy, countable) A chart or catalogue of fixed stars, especially of stars visible to the naked eye.. (astronomy, uncountable) The measurement of the constellations.

Words with the same origin as uranometry

Descendants of urano-
calciouranoite uranoan uranocene uranophane uranophobia uranopolycrase uranoscopy uranotungstite
Descendants of -metry
absorptiometry acidimetry anemometry archeometry bathymetry coulometry ergometry fluviometry heliometry isometry micrometry optometrist optometry phallometry photometry pneumatometry psychometry psychrometry scientometrist somatometry spectrometry stichometry telemetric telemetry zoometry