noun September 22
fall equinox; September equinox.
noun (astronomy) the equinoctial point that lies in the constellation of Virgo
- the time when the sun crosses the equator, as it proceeds southward, or when it passes the ~ point.
- the point of the equator intersected by the ecliptic, as the sun proceeds southward; the first point of Libra.
- the signs Libra, Scorpio, and Sagittarius, through which the sun passes between the ~ equinox and winter solstice.
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