Definition of Vernal equinox

1. Noun. March 21.

Exact synonyms: March Equinox, Spring Equinox
Group relationships: Mar, March, Spring, Springtime
Generic synonyms: Equinox
Specialized synonyms: Noruz, Nowrooz, Nowruz
Antonyms: Autumnal Equinox



2. Noun. (astronomy) the equinoctial point that lies in the constellation of Pisces.
Category relationships: Astronomy, Uranology
Generic synonyms: Equinoctial Point, Equinox

Definition of Vernal equinox

1. Noun. the moment when the sun appears to cross the celestial equator, heading northward ¹

2. Noun. the point where the ecliptic intersects the celestial equator at that time ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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