midheaven

noun

Definition of midheaven

1 archaic : the point of the ecliptic on the meridian
2 : the middle part of the sky
3 : the midst of heaven

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First Known Use of midheaven

1594, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Midheaven.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midheaven. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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