noun an·a·bib·a·zon \ˌanəˈbibəˌzän\

Definition of anabibazon



  1. :  the ascending node of the moon's orbit with the ecliptic

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Origin and Etymology of anabibazon

Greek anabibazōn, present participle active of anabibazein to raise, mount, from ana- + bibazein to lift, from bainein to go — more at come

First Known Use: circa 1726

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a brief usually trivial fact

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