What is Occultation?

Occultation definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
Astronomy. the passage of one celestial body in front of another, thus hiding the other from view: applied especially to the moon’s coming between an observer and a star or planet.
disappearance from view or notice.
the act of blocking or hiding from view.
the resulting hidden or concealed state.


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