Meridian synonyms

mə-rĭd'ē-ən
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Midday; noon.
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The outermost or utmost point or part; end
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(Physics) The highest value attained by a varying quantity:
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The time or point in the sun's path at which the sun is on the local meridian.
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(UK, of pubs) Closing time.
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A rhetorical series of ideas, images, etc. arranged progressively so that the most forceful is last
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The top or highest point; pinnacle; culmination.
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The analogous point in an orbit around a celestial body other than Earth. Not in technical use.
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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.
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Approximately noon.
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Noon; twelve o'clock during the day
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The highest level or degree that is attained.
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A circular or nearly circular course, circuit, or orbit:
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The culmination is defined as the highest point, or the thing you have been working or aiming towards.
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The pronounced curving outline of a shapely female figure
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A tall, sharp and craggy rock or mountain.
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A conference or meeting of high-level leaders, usually called to shape a program of action.
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The point of culmination; the peak:
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The highest point, level, degree, etc.
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The portion of a cut gem above the girdle.
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The condition or attribute of being relatively or sufficiently high or tall:
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(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
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The act, event, or time of payment
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(Architecture) A pediment or gable end
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The maximum atmospheric temperature recorded at a particular location, especially during one 24-hour period.
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(Anatomy, now rare) A central vein or nerve, especially the median vein or median nerve running through the forearm and arm. [from 15th c.]
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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.
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First in time, order, or sequence
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an imaginary great circle on the surface of the earth passing through the north and south poles at right angles to the equator
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The height thus attained
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(Informal) An adjective used to praise something exceptional.
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(Informal) The highest in quality or excellence; best
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(Colloquial) Any time close to noon; midday or thereabouts.
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