Part of speech:
The outermost or utmost point or part; end
The definition of longitude is the distance on the Earth's surface between a specific point and the prime meridian in Greenwich England, measured as a degree or the difference in time from the prime meridian.
The time or point in the sun's path at which the sun is on the local meridian.
The analogous point in an orbit around a celestial body other than Earth. Not in technical use.
The highest level or degree that is attained.
(Physics) The highest value attained by a varying quantity:
A circular or nearly circular course, circuit, or orbit:
The culmination is defined as the highest point, or the thing you have been working or aiming towards.
The point of culmination; the peak:
A rhetorical series of ideas, images, etc. arranged progressively so that the most forceful is last
The pronounced curving outline of a shapely female figure
A tall, sharp and craggy rock or mountain.
A conference or meeting of high-level leaders, usually called to shape a program of action.
The highest point, level, degree, etc.
The portion of a cut gem above the girdle.
The condition or attribute of being relatively or sufficiently high or tall:
(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
The act, event, or time of payment
In the equatorial coordinate system , a great circle on the celestial sphere passing through the celestial poles and the vernal equinox . It represents the zero point for the horizontal coordinate in this system, having a right ascension of 0 hours.
an imaginary great circle on the surface of the earth passing through the north and south poles at right angles to the equator
The height thus attained
(Informal) The highest in quality or excellence; best
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