magnetic inclination definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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See magnetic dip.
magnetic inclination - Science Definition
The angle that a magnetic needle makes with the horizontal plane at any specific location. The magnetic inclination is 0° at the magnetic equator and 90° at each of the magnetic poles. Also called dip, magnetic dip. Compare magnetic declination.