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Overview of noun altitude

The noun altitude has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) altitude, height

(elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface; "the altitude gave her a headache")

2. altitude

(the perpendicular distance from the base of a geometric figure to the opposite vertex (or side if parallel))

3. elevation, EL, altitude, ALT

(angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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