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equinoctial line

Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English
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Examples for equinoctial line
  • And in truth the sun has extreme power here, since it is within twenty-six degrees of the equinoctial line.
British Dictionary definitions for equinoctial line

equinoctial circle

noun
1.
another name for celestial equator
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