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meridional

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adjective me·rid·i·o·nal \mə-ˈri-dē-ə-nəl\

Definition of meridional

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or situated in the south :  southern

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of people living in the south especially of France

  3. 3 :  of, relating to, or situated on or along a meridian

meridionally play \-nəl-ē\ adverb


Origin of meridional

Middle English, from Middle French meridionel, from Late Latin meridionalis, from Latin meridies


First Known Use: 14th century


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meridional

noun me·rid·i·o·nal

Definition of meridional

  1. :  a native or inhabitant of southern Europe and especially southern France



1878

First Known Use of meridional

1878


Medical Dictionary

meridional

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adjective me·rid·i·o·nal \mə-ˈrid-ē-ən-əl\

Medical Definition of meridional

  1. :  of, relating to, or situated on or along a meridian <meridional differences in the acuity of vision> <meridional and circular fibers of the ciliary muscle>




Learn More about meridional

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "meridional" Spanish Central: Translation of "meridional"


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