magnetic azimuth

An azimuth relative to magnetic north. See bearing (i). See also magnetic bearing.

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  • Magnetic azimuth — Azimuth Az i*muth, n. [OE. azimut, F. azimut, fr. Ar. as sum?t, pl. of as samt a way, or perh., a point of the horizon and a circle extending to it from the zenith, as being the Arabic article: cf. It. azzimutto, Pg. azimuth, and Ar. samt al… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnetic azimuth — magnetinis azimutas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Horizontalus kampas nuo šiaurinės magnetinio lauko dienovidinio krypties iki nustatomos krypties pagal laikrodžio rodyklę. atitikmenys: angl. magnetic azimuth vok.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • magnetic azimuth — magnetinis azimutas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Horizontalusis kampas nuo šiaurinės magnetinio lauko dienovidinio krypties iki nustatomos krypties pagal laikrodžio rodyklę. Nuo geodezinio azimuto skiriasi magnetinės deklinacijos kampu.… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • magnetic azimuth — magnetinis azimutas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. magnetic azimuth vok. magnetischer Azimut, m rus. магнитный азимут, m pranc. azimut magnétique, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • magnetic azimuth — measurement taken between one point on the horizon and the magnetic pole …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Azimuth — Az i*muth, n. [OE. azimut, F. azimut, fr. Ar. as sum?t, pl. of as samt a way, or perh., a point of the horizon and a circle extending to it from the zenith, as being the Arabic article: cf. It. azzimutto, Pg. azimuth, and Ar. samt al r[=a] s the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Azimuth circle — Azimuth Az i*muth, n. [OE. azimut, F. azimut, fr. Ar. as sum?t, pl. of as samt a way, or perh., a point of the horizon and a circle extending to it from the zenith, as being the Arabic article: cf. It. azzimutto, Pg. azimuth, and Ar. samt al… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Azimuth compass — Azimuth Az i*muth, n. [OE. azimut, F. azimut, fr. Ar. as sum?t, pl. of as samt a way, or perh., a point of the horizon and a circle extending to it from the zenith, as being the Arabic article: cf. It. azzimutto, Pg. azimuth, and Ar. samt al… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Azimuth dial — Azimuth Az i*muth, n. [OE. azimut, F. azimut, fr. Ar. as sum?t, pl. of as samt a way, or perh., a point of the horizon and a circle extending to it from the zenith, as being the Arabic article: cf. It. azzimutto, Pg. azimuth, and Ar. samt al… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • azimuth — i. A direction expressed as a horizontal angle, usually in degrees, measured clockwise from a reference datum or direction, usually north. The azimuth will be a true zenith, grid azimuth, magnetic azimuth, or relative azimuth, depending upon… …   Aviation dictionary

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