mid-heaven

midheaven

[mid-hev-uhn]
noun Astrology.
the point of a horoscope corresponding to the zenith: the cusp of the tenth house.

Origin:
1585–95; mid- + heaven

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Midheaven (ˈmɪdˈhɛvən)
 
n
1.  MC the point on the ecliptic, measured in degrees, that crosses the meridian of a particular place at a particular time. On a person's birth chart it relates to the time of birth
2.  the sign of the zodiac containing this point
 
[C16: initials MC represent Latin medium caeli middle of the sky]

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