the goal of Christian’s journey in Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress; the heavenly Jerusalem.
pertaining to the sky or visible heaven, or to the universe beyond the earth’s atmosphere, as in celestial body. pertaining to the spiritual or invisible heaven; heavenly; divine: celestial bliss. of or relating to celestial navigation: a celestial fix. (initial capital letter) of or relating to the former Chinese Empire or the Chinese people. an […]
- Celestial discharge
noun phrase Death: Mr Jones got his celestial discharge today (1990s+ Medical)
the former Chinese Empire. noun an archaic or literary name for the Chinese Empire
the great circle of the celestial sphere, lying in the same plane as the earth’s equator. noun the great circle lying on the celestial sphere the plane of which is perpendicular to the line joining the north and south celestial poles Also called equinoctial, equinoctial circle celestial equator A great circle separating the northern and […]