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  1. minute, arcminute, minute of arcnoun

    a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree


  1. arcminutenoun

    A unit of angle; 1/60th of a degree.


  1. arcminute

    An arcminute is a unit of measurement for angles, often used in astronomy, mathematics, and physics. It is abbreviated as ' or min and is equal to 1/60th of one degree of a circle. Therefore, a full circle contains 21,600 arcminutes. Arcminutes are further divided into arcseconds. It is called an "arcminute" because it is a minute portion of a degree, similar to how a minute of time is a minute portion of an hour.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arcminute in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arcminute in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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