Greenwich hour angle

noun Green·wich hour angle \ usually ˈgrinij in Greenwich , England , & in Great Britain as a whole , usually ˈgrenich or ˈgrenēch in Greenwich Village & in New York City as a whole , often in certain other places named Greenwich & usually by speakers unfamiliar with the local pronunciation of any place named Greenwich ˈgrēnˌwich ; sometimes ˈgrenij or ˈgrenēj or ˈgrinich or ˈgrinēch or ˈgrinēj or ˈgrenˌwich or ˈgrinˌwich \

Definition of Greenwich hour angle

:the hour angle of a celestial body at the meridian of Greenwich

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Origin and Etymology of greenwich hour angle

from Greenwich, England


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