| Share
 

Dictionary


lon•gi•tude



Pronunciation: (lon'ji-tOOd", -tyOOd"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/longitude.html on line 75 [key]
n.
1. Geog.angular distance east or west on the earth's surface, measured by the angle contained between the meridian of a particular place and some prime meridian, as that of Greenwich, England, and expressed either in degrees or by some corresponding difference in time.
2. Astron.
a. See celestial longitude.
b. See galactic longitude.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/longitude.html on line 117 Long Island Sound Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/longitude.html on line 125 longitude by account
See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/longitude.html on line 136 longitude (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/longitude.html on line 138 longitude (Encyclopedia)

 

Related Content