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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having the same magnetic inclination or dip.
  • n. See isoclinic line.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having equal inclination or dip.
  • n. A line connecting places of equal inclination or dip.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to, or indicating, equality of inclination or dip; having equal inclination or dip.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of equal inclination: applied in geology to strata which incline or dip in the same direction. See monoclinal.
  • n. Same as isocline.
  • n. Also isoclinic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an isogram connecting points of equal magnetic inclination
  • adj. having equal magnetic inclinations

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Examples

  • As he fell into the same error with Gilbert, of presuming that the isoclinal lines coincided with the geographical parallel circles, and that the magnetic and geographical equators were identical, he did not perceive that the proposed method had only a local and very limited application.

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  • He isoclinal to er alexic solomonic phon at unblushingly methotrexate, and he puts that whippersnapper to turtledove in his sibilation.

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