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General dictionaries General (19 matching dictionaries)
  1. right ascension: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. right ascension: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. right ascension: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. right ascension: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. right ascension: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. right ascension: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. right ascension: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. right ascension: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  9. right ascension: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  10. right ascension: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  11. right ascension: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Right ascension: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. right ascension: Rhymezone [home, info]
  14. Right Ascension: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  15. right ascension: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  16. right ascension: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  17. right ascension: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  18. right ascension: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. right ascension: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. right ascension: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. right ascension: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Right ascension: From Stargazers to Starships Glossary [home, info]
  2. Right Ascension: Eric Weisstein's World of Astronomy [home, info]
  3. Right Ascension: Imagine the Universe! Dictionary [home, info]
  4. right ascension: Mars Glossary [home, info]
  5. Right Ascension: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  6. RIGHT ASCENSION: Zoom Astronomy Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Right Ascension: High-Energy Astrophysics [home, info]
  2. Right Ascension: Basics of Space Flight Glossary [home, info]
  3. right ascension: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  4. Right Ascension: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  5. right ascension: SOLAR-TERRESTRIAL TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (right ascension)

noun:  an arc of the celestial equator eastward from the vernal equinox
noun:  (astronomy) the angular distance eastward along the celestial equator from the vernal equinox to the intersection of the hour circle that passes through the body; expressed in hours and minutes and second; used with declination to specify positions on the celestial sphere ("One hour of right ascension equals fifteen degrees")

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