Definition of Declinations

1. Noun. (plural of declination) ¹



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Definition of Declinations

1. declination [n] - See also: declination

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Declinations

declawing
declaws
declension
declensional
declensionism
declensionist
declensionists
declensions
declimb
declinability
declinable
declinal
declinate
declination
declinational
declinations (current term)
declinator
declinators
declinatory
declinature
declinatures
decline
decline in quality
declined
decliner
decliners
declines
declinest
declineth
declining

Literary usage of Declinations

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1. The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal by Royal Society of Edinburgh (1822)
"Right Ascensions and declinations of Juno.—The following are the right ascensions and declinations of Juno, as calculated by Professor Nicolai, ..."

2. Contributions (1908)
"First, the right ascensions and declinations of all the stars whose positions, as determined by meridian observations, are given in catalogs, ..."

3. Final Report by New Jersey Geological Survey (1888)
"COLLECTION OF MAGNETIC declinations. At the beginning of the study .of this subject, inquiries as to observed declinations and change of bearing in old ..."

4. Report of the Annual Meeting (1860)
"The following Table exhibits the declinations taken during the first year's survey, reduced to the epoch by the method already mentioned :— TABLE XVI. ..."

5. A Mathematical Geography: With a Supplement Containing an Outline of by Edward Payson Jackson (1872)
"Cause ol the Sun's declinations.—Every one is familiar with the expressions:—" ... The Sun's declinations appear in a /Spiral Path winding around the Sky, ..."

6. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1890)
"A PROPOSED CATALOGUE OP declinations (By permission of the Superintendent). ... REASONS for recommending the formation of a catalogue of declinations, ..."

7. Spherical Astronomy by Franz Brünnow (1865)
"DETERMINATION OF THE RIGHT ASCENSIONS AND declinations OF THE STARS AND OF THE OBLIQUITY OF THE ECLIPTIC. 5. Determination of the differences of right ..."

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