zenithal

adjective
ze·​nith·​al | \ˈzē-nə-thəl, Canadian also and British usually ˈze-nə-, -ni-\

Definition of zenithal 

1 : of, relating to, or located at or near the zenith

2 : showing correct directions from the center a zenithal map

First Known Use of zenithal

1860, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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