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- adj. Without inclination or dipping.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Without inclination or dipping; -- said of the imaginary line near the earth's equator on which the magnetic needle balances itself horizontally, having no dip. The aclinic line is also termed the magnetic equator.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having no inclination.
From Ancient Greek ἀκλινής (aklinēs, "unswerving"), from ἀ- (a-, "not") + κλίνω (klinō, "bend") (Wiktionary)