first point of Cancer

A solstice that occurs on June 21 when the sun is vertically overhead 23°1 /2 North parallel. It is midsummer in the Northern Hemisphere and midwinter in the Southern Hemisphere at this time. The same as summer solstice.

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  • first point of Cancer — The limit of the sun s course northward during summer in the northern hemisphere • • • Main Entry: ↑Cancer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cancer — Can cer, n. [L. cancer, cancri, crab, ulcer, a sign of the zodiac; akin to Gr. karki nos, Skr. karka[.t]a crab, and prob. Skr. karkara hard, the crab being named from its hard shell. Cf. {Canner}, {Chancre}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of decapod… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cancer cells — Cancer Can cer, n. [L. cancer, cancri, crab, ulcer, a sign of the zodiac; akin to Gr. karki nos, Skr. karka[.t]a crab, and prob. Skr. karkara hard, the crab being named from its hard shell. Cf. {Canner}, {Chancre}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cancer root — Cancer Can cer, n. [L. cancer, cancri, crab, ulcer, a sign of the zodiac; akin to Gr. karki nos, Skr. karka[.t]a crab, and prob. Skr. karkara hard, the crab being named from its hard shell. Cf. {Canner}, {Chancre}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cancer — For other uses, see Cancer (disambiguation). Cancer Classification and external resources …   Wikipedia

  • Cancer pagurus — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Cancer Du Poumon — Traduction à relire Lung cancer → …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cancer des poumons — Cancer du poumon Traduction à relire Lung cancer → …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cancer pulmonaire — Cancer du poumon Traduction à relire Lung cancer → …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cancer Deathmask — Infobox animanga character name = Cancer Deathmask series = Saint Seiya caption = Cancer Deathmask by Masami Kurumada first = creator = Masami Kurumada voiced by = Ryōichi Tanaka (田中 亮一) age = 23 gender = Male born = June 24 nationality = Italy… …   Wikipedia


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