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angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object) ALT , altitude , EL , elevation
nymphalid butterfly having angular notches on the outer edges of the forewings anglewing
angular separation between two objects as perceived by an observer angular distance
(astronomy) position of a planet as defined by its angular distance from its perihelion (as observed from the sun) anomaly
continuation of the angular vein; unites with the retromandibular vein before emptying into the internal jugular vein anterior facial vein , vena facialis anterior
unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree arcminute , minute , minute of arc
angular distance from a reference direction azimuth
fish of sandy areas of western Pacific and Indian oceans having an angular snout for burrowing into sand beaked salmon , Gonorhynchus gonorhynchus , sandfish
angular or rounded shape made by folding bend , crease , crimp , flexure , fold , plication
genus of puffballs having outer casings whose upper parts break at maturity into angular pieces to expose the spores Calvatia , genus Calvatia
(astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial body north or south of the celestial equator; expressed in degrees; used with right ascension to specify positions on the celestial sphere celestial latitude , dec , declination
angular distance below the horizon (especially of a celestial object) depression
craniometric point at the tip of the angular part of the parietal bone that articulates with the temporal bone entomion
one of the veins that drain the external nose and empty into the angular or facial vein external nasal vein , vena nasalis externa
edible fungus with a pinkish purple cap and stalk and a pore surface that is yellow with large angular pores that become like gills in maturity Fuscoboletinus paluster
genus of climbing or epiphytic tropical American cacti with angular stems and mostly white very fragrant flowers genus Hylocereus , Hylocereus
direction finder that determines the angular direction of incoming radio signals goniometer
(astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing; the right ascension for an observer at a particular location and time of day HA , hour angle
instrument used to measure the angular separation of two stars that are too far apart to be included in the field of view of an ordinary telescope heliometer
angular distance along the celestial equator from the observer's meridian to the hour circle of a given celestial body hour angle
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