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coun•ter•earth



Pronunciation: (koun'tur-ûrth"), [key]
n.
(in Pythagorean astronomy) a planet, out of sight from our part of the earth, whose shadow upon the sun and moon, cast by a central fire that is also out of sight, causes the eclipses. Also called antichthon.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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