meaning of Calippic

Calippic meaning in General Dictionary

Of or regarding Calippus an Athenian astronomer

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  • Of or pertaining to Calippus, an Athenian astronomer.

Sentence Examples with the word Calippic

This cycle seems to be neither more nor less than the Calippic period of seventy-six years, with the addition of a Greek octaeteris, or period of eight years, in order to disguise its true source, and give it an appearance of originality.

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