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zodiac

noun uk   /ˈzəʊ.di.æk/  us   /ˈzoʊ-/
the zodiac [S] (in the study of the planets and their influence on life) an area of the sky through which the sun, moon, and most of the planets appear to move, divided into twelve equal parts, each with a name and symbol, and each connected with an exact time of year: the signs of the zodiac [C usually singular] a circular drawing representing the zodiac
zodiacal
adjective uk   us   /-ˈdaɪ.ə.kəl/
Translations of “zodiac”
in Vietnamese cung Hoàng đạo…
in Spanish zodiaco…
in Thai จักรราศี…
in Malaysian zodiak…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黃道十二宮圖…
in Indonesian zodiak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黄道十二宫图…
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