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angle of depression

Definition of ANGLE OF DEPRESSION

:  the angle formed by the line of sight and the horizontal plane for an object below the horizontal

First Known Use of ANGLE OF DEPRESSION

1773

angle of depression

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ANGLE OF DEPRESSION

:  the angle formed by the line of sight and the horizontal plane for an object below the horizontal

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