Astrolabe

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A modren astrolabe, made in Tabriz, Iran in 2013.

An astrolabe (Arabic: أسطرلاب, [ἀστρολάβος astrolabos, "starn-taker"] error: {{lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help))[1] is an elaborate inclinometer, heestorically uised bi astronomers, navigators, an astrologers.

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  1. astrolabe, Oxford English Dictionary 2nt ed. 1989