astrolabe: an elaborate inclinometer, historically used by astronomers and navigators to measure the altitude above the horizon of a celestial body, day or night.

Source: Italian

PLural: Astrolabji


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Cosmolabe: an ancient astronomical instrument resembling the astrolabe, formerly used for measuring the angles between heavenly bodies. It is also called pantacosm.

Source: Italian

Plural: Kosmolabji