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Occultation

Oc`cul`ta´tion
n.1.(Astron.) The hiding of a heavenly body from sight by the intervention of some other of the heavenly bodies; - applied especially to eclipses of stars and planets by the moon, and to the eclipses of satellites of planets by their primaries.
2.The state of being occult.
Circle of perpetual occultation
See under Circle.
Noun1.occultation - one celestial body obscures another
Synonyms: eclipse
annular eclipse, blackout, blanketing, blocking, blotting out, burial, burying, cementwork, central eclipse, cloaking, clouding, coating, concealedness, concealment, coverage, covering, covering up, covertness, curtaining, darkening, deception, dematerialization, departure, disappearance, disappearing, dispersion, dissipation, dissolution, dissolving, eclipse, eclipsing, elimination, envelopment, enwrapment, enwrapping, erasure, evanescence, evaporation, extinction, fadeaway, fadeout, fading, going, hiddenness, hiding, incrustation, interment, invisibility, laying on, lunar eclipse, mantling, masking, melting, mystification, obduction, obscuration, obscurement, obscuring, overlaying, overspreading, pargeting, partial eclipse, passing, plasterwork, putting away, screening, secrecy, secretion, sheathing, shielding, shrouding, solar eclipse, stuccowork, subterfuge, superimposition, superposition, total eclipse, uncommunicativeness, upholstering, upholstery, vanishing, vanishing point, veiling, wipe, wrapping
Translate Occultation to French
Browse
Occitan
Occlude
occluded
occluded front
Occludent
Occluse
Occlusion
Occlusion of gases
occlusive
Occrustate
Occult
occult arts
Occult Bleeding
Occult line
Occult qualities
Occult sciences
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Occulted
Occulting
Occultism
Occultist
Occultly
Occultness
Occupancy
occupancy rate
Occupant
Occupant or occupier
Occupate
Occupation
Occupation bridge
occupation licence
occupation license
occupational
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