corrected establishment

noun

Definition of corrected establishment

: the mean of all high-water lunitidal intervals for at least a month used in navigation to find the approximate time of high water by adding it to the time of the moon's upper transit as shown in the nautical almanac

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History and Etymology for corrected establishment

corrected from past participle of correct

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“Corrected establishment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corrected%20establishment. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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