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Meaning of ACRONYC

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*cron"yc\, Acronychal \A*cron"ych*al\, a. [Gr.
'akro`nychos at nightfall; 'a`kros + ny`x night.] (Astron.)
Rising at sunset and setting at sunrise, as a star; --
opposed to {cosmical}.

Note: The word is sometimes incorrectly written acronical,
      achronychal, acronichal, and acronical.

 

 

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