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Overview of noun sextant

The noun sextant has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sextant

(a unit of angular distance equal to 60 degrees)

2. sextant

(a measuring instrument for measuring the angular distance between celestial objects; resembles an octant) © 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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