broken transit

noun

Definition of broken transit

: a transit whose axis forms part of the right-angled telescope tube, the eyepiece remaining stationary at one end of the horizontal axis

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“Broken transit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broken%20transit. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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