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meridional parts


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. parts of the meridian in Mercator's projection, corresponding to each minute of latitude from the equator up to 70 or 80 degrees; tabulated numbers representing these parts used in projecting charts, and in solving cases in Mercator's sailing.


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