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imaginary line paralleling the equator where a magnetic needle has no dip aclinic line , magnetic equator
opposition to the flow of sound through a surface; acoustic resistance is the real component of acoustic impedance and acoustic reactance is the imaginary component acoustic impedance , acoustic reactance , acoustic resistance
real and not imaginary actual , substantial , substantive
imaginary line connecting points on the Earth's surface where the magnetic declination is zero agonic line
imaginary line south of the equator Antarctic Circle
address of absent or imaginary person apostrophe
address to an absent or imaginary person apostrophe
imaginary line axis
imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children Babar
imaginary line or standard by which things are measured or compared baseline
imaginary monster used to frighten children bogeyman , booger , boogeyman , bugaboo , bugbear
apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected celestial sphere , empyrean , firmament , heavens , sphere , vault of heaven , welkin
imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story) character , fictional character , fictitious character
imaginary fear or thing chimera , nonentity , specter
imaginary place where you say people are when they seem optimistically out of touch with reality cloud-cuckoo-land
(Middle Ages) an imaginary land of luxury and idleness Cockaigne
either of two complex numbers whose real parts are identical and whose imaginary parts differ only in sign complex conjugate
imaginary line on the surface of the earth following (approximately) the 180th meridian dateline , date line , International Date Line
humorist who wrote about the imaginary life of cockroaches (1878-1937) Donald Robert Perry Marquis , Don Marquis , Marquis
work of fiction describing an imaginary place where life is extremely bad because of deprivation or oppression or terror dystopia
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