loxodrome

noun
lox·​o·​drome | \ ˈläk-sə-ˌdrōm How to pronounce loxodrome (audio) \

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First Known Use of loxodrome

1880, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for loxodrome

back-formation from loxodromic of a rhumb line, from French loxodromique, from Greek loxos oblique + dromos course — more at dromedary

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The first known use of loxodrome was in 1880

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