declination

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Synonyms for declination

a marked loss of strength or effectiveness

Synonyms for declination

a condition inferior to an earlier condition

(astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial body north or to the south of the celestial equator

a polite refusal of an invitation

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More importantly, the relationship between the synodic and the declinational cycle differs between the two locations: tides at Barbados are less influenced by the declinational cycle, thus the tidal amplitude cycle (29.
Analysis using simple multiples of astronomical cycles governing tides Perigean Spring Declinational Period 7P = 192.
2] for the declinational effect of the Moon and Sun, respectively.
Smaller lunar elliptic diurnal constituent; it helps to modulate the amplitude of the declinational [K.