[par-uh-li-pom-uh-non, -lahy-] /ˌpær ə lɪˈpɒm əˌnɒn, -laɪ-/
noun, plural Paralipomena
[par-uh-li-pom-uh-nuh, -lahy-] /ˌpær ə lɪˈpɒm ə nə, -laɪ-/ (Show IPA). Douay Bible.
[par-uh-lip-sis] /ˌpær əˈlɪp sɪs/ noun, plural paralipses [par-uh-lip-seez] /ˌpær əˈlɪp siz/ (Show IPA). Rhetoric. 1. the suggestion, by deliberately concise treatment of a topic, that much of significance is being omitted, as in “not to mention other faults.”. /ˌpærəˈlɪpsɪs/ noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. a rhetorical device in which an idea is emphasized by the […]
[par-uh-laks] /ˈpær əˌlæks/ noun 1. the apparent displacement of an observed object due to a change in the position of the observer. 2. Astronomy. the apparent angular displacement of a celestial body due to its being observed from the surface instead of from the center of the earth (diurnal parallax or geocentric parallax) or due […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. the apparent ellipse, as seen against the background of more distant stars, described annually by a nearby star because of the earth’s orbital motion around the sun. Compare (def 2).
noun, Astronomy. 1. the apparent motion of stars due to the earth’s orbital motion.