codeclination

codeclination

[koh-dek-luh-ney-shuhn]
noun Astronomy.
the complement of declination; the angular distance along a great circle from the celestial pole.

Origin:
1805–15; co- + declination

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codeclination (ˌkəʊdɛklɪˈneɪʃən)
 
n
another name for polar distance

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