from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Either of two diametrically opposite points at which the extensions of the earth's axis intersect the celestial sphere.
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- n. An imaginary point situated where a planet's axis intersects the celestial sphere.
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- n. one of two points of intersection of the Earth's axis and the celestial sphere
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