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sid•er•o•stat



Pronunciation: (sid'ur-u-stat"), [key]
n.
a telescopic device for reflecting the light of a star in a constant direction, the chief component of which is a plane mirror turned by a clock mechanism to correct for the rotation of the earth.

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