Definitions for meridian, astronomical
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word meridian, astronomical
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
The great circle passing through the north and south poles of the celestial sphere. It lies in a plane with the corresponding geographical or terrestrial meridian.
Find a translation for the meridian, astronomical definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these meridian, astronomical definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"meridian, astronomical." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Mar. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/meridian, astronomical>.