zenithal

adjective
ze·​nith·​al | \ ˈzē-nə-thəl How to pronounce zenithal (audio) , 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

circa 1731, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Zenithal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zenithal. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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