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arcsecond (Also arcseconds) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to arcsecond

rad

  • noun a unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material
  • noun the unit of plane angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to the angle at the center of a circle subtended by an arc equal in length to the radius (approximately 57.295 degrees)
    radian.

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grade

  • noun a body of students who are taught together
    course; class; form.
    • early morning classes are always sleepy
  • noun a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
    tier; level.
    • lumber of the highest grade

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subarcsecond

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as

  • noun a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys; found in arsenopyrite and orpiment and realgar
    arsenic; atomic number 33.
  • noun a United States territory on the eastern part of the island of Samoa
    American Samoa; Eastern Samoa.

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arc

  • noun electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
    discharge; spark; electric arc; electric discharge.
  • noun a continuous portion of a circle

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straight_angle

  • noun an angle of 180 degrees

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oxtant

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to half a quadrant

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angular

  • adjective measured by an angle or by the rate of change of an angle
    • angular momentum
  • adjective having angles or an angular shape
    angulate.

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unit

  • noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
    unit of measurement.
    • the dollar is the United States unit of currency
    • a unit of wheat is a bushel
    • change per unit volume
  • noun an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
    • the reduced the number of units and installations
    • the word is a basic linguistic unit

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arcminute

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
    minute of arc; minute.

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millarcsecond

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angle

  • noun the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
  • noun a biased way of looking at or presenting something
    slant.

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mil

  • noun a Cypriot monetary unit equal to one thousandth of a pound
  • noun a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
    mile; Swedish mile.

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steradian

  • noun the unit of solid angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sr.

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microarcsecond

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minute_of_arc

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
    arcminute; minute.

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parallax

  • noun the apparent displacement of an object as seen from two different points that are not on a line with the object

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degree

  • noun a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
    grade; level.
    • a moderate grade of intelligence
    • a high level of care is required
    • it is all a matter of degree
  • noun a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
    point; stage; level.
    • a remarkable degree of frankness
    • at what stage are the social sciences?

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arcsec

  • noun the inverse function of the secant; the angle that has a secant equal to a given number
    arcsecant; arc secant; inverse secant.

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angular_unit

  • noun a unit of measurement for angles

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milliarcsecond

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arcsecond

  • noun a 60th part of a minute of arc
    second.
    • the treasure is 2 minutes and 45 seconds south of here

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milliradian

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to one thousandth of a radian

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minute

  • noun a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
    min.
    • he ran a 4 minute mile
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; second.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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sextant

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to 60 degrees
  • noun a measuring instrument for measuring the angular distance between celestial objects; resembles an octant

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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straight

  • noun a heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex
    straight person; heterosexual person; heterosexual.
  • noun a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

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second

  • noun 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sec; s.
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; minute.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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grad

  • noun one-hundredth of a right angle
    grade.
  • noun a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)
    alum; alumna; alumnus; graduate.

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radian

  • noun the unit of plane angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to the angle at the center of a circle subtended by an arc equal in length to the radius (approximately 57.295 degrees)
    rad.

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arcdegree

  • noun a measure for arcs and angles
    degree.
    • there are 360 degrees in a circle

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microradian

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to one thousandth of a milliradian

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