Wednesday, January 24, 2007

declination

declination (n)

1. At a given point, the angle between magnetic north and true north.

2. At a given point, the angle between the line connecting this point with the geographical center of the earth and the equatorial plane.

3. A refusal.

4. (archaic) Declension.

1 comment:

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