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Overview of noun declination

The noun declination has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. decline, declination

(a condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual falling off from a better state)

2. descent, declivity, fall, decline, declination, declension, downslope

(a downward slope or bend)

3. declination, celestial latitude, dec

((astronomy) the angular distance of a celestial body north or to the south of the celestial equator; expressed in degrees; used with right ascension to specify positions on the celestial sphere)

4. declination, regrets

(a polite refusal of an invitation) © 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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