Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A spherical magnet positioned so that its poles, equator, etc., correspond to those of the Earth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A spherical magnet so placed that its poles, equator, etc., correspond to those of the earth.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A spherical figure so placed that its poles, equator, etc., correspond exactly to those of the earth, for showing magnetic deviations, etc.

Etymologies

From Latin terra the earth. (Wiktionary)

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