magnetic equator

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Synonyms for magnetic equator

an imaginary line paralleling the equator where a magnetic needle has no dip


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The average orbit factors of satellite under [J.sub.2] absorb impetus, which occur in long-term excursion, include perigee breadth angle, rise point ofintersection equator longitude and aclinic close point angle.
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However, Coun Johnson said the site had been left largely derelict through the 1990s and local people had hoped changes to Green Belt policies would rule out the site being developed as aclinic. He said: ``For the last application to extend the buildings there was terrible opposition.