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genethlialogy

[juh-neth-lee-ol-uh-jee, -al-] /dʒəˌnɛθ liˈɒl ə dʒi, -ˈæl-/
noun, Astrology
1.
the science of calculating positions of the heavenly bodies on nativities.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Greek genethliālogía casting of destinies, equivalent to genethliā- (combining form of genéthlē birth) + -logia -logy
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genethlialogic
[ji-neth-lee-uh-loj-ik] /dʒɪˌnɛθ li əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/ (Show IPA),
genethlialogical, adjective
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