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Antichthon is a musical group.
- album: "Through the Rupture of Dimensions"
"Antichthon" is an award-nominated book by Chris Scott.
- award: - Governor General's Award for English-language fiction nomination for Chris Scott
Antichthon is the peer-reviewed academic journal of the Australasian Society for Classical Studies. The focus of the journal is ancient Greece and Rome, however, its scope is broadly defined so as to embrace the ancient Near East and the Mediterranean from the beginnings of civilisation to the Early Middle Ages.
- official website: www.ascs.org.au//index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=21&Itemid=45
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by Theresa Bane
Antichthon. A planet created by the Pythagoreans, Antichthon (“opposite earth”) was intended to bring the number of movable heavily bodies, the earth, five planets, ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
ANTICHTHON ; from avn, and X6W, earth; in ancient astronomy, a globe of earth resembling ours, and supposed to be moving round the sun, but invisible to us, because on the opposite side ; that luminary being always exactly interposed ...
There are ten celestial spheres, nine of which are visible to us ; namely, that of the fixed stars, those of the seven planets, and that of the earth ; the tenth is the antichthon, or an invisible sphere opposite to the earth, which is necessary to ...
The London encyclopaedia (1829)
or Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge
ANTICHTHON ; from ami, and x0<„„, earth ; in ancient astronomy, a globe of earth resembling ours, and supposed to be moving round the sun, but invisible to us, because on the opposite side ; that luminary being always exactly interposed ...
Encyclopedia of Cremation (2010)
by Douglas J. Davies, Lewis H. Mates
'Building a Roman Funeral Pyre', Antichthon, 34: 30–45 .
A Classical Dictionary (1841)
Containing ... Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors, and Intended to Elucidate ... Points Connected with the Geography, History, Biography, Mythology and Fine Arts of the Greeks and Romans ... an Account of Coins, Weights and Measures ... by Charles Anthon
The tenth is the Antichthon, or an invisible sphere opposite to the earth, which ...
Containing An Explanation of the Terms, and an Account Of The Several Subjects, In The Liberal And Mechanical Arts, And The Sciences, Human And Divine : Intended as a Course of Ancient and Modern Learning ; In Four Volumes. Containing the plates by Ephraim Chambers
Anfer Fate a/irological | Antartic pole Figure ー circle Genethliaci Antares Horofcope Antccanis ー lanar Anteccdentia Houfc Anthelion Hyleg Antichthon HylegialAlace |Antinous Hypogeum Aphelion Influence Apis Masculine/gns | Apocatatafis ...
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Scrabble value of A1N1T1I1C3H4T1H4O1N1
The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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