What does the word astronomy mean?

Usage examples for astronomy

  1. Even during the reign of terror, astronomy was not neglected. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  2. His discoveries marked a great advance in the science of astronomy. – Kepler by Walter W. Bryant
  3. One cruise under a licensed pirate was enough for him, and he soon settled in London, making stays for a living and spending his leisure in the study of astronomy. – Shelley, Godwin and Their Circle by H. N. Brailsford