Loxodrome Definition

noun

(mathematics) A line on a surface (such as the Earth) that cuts all meridians at a constant angle (but not a right angle).

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(nautical) A line which crosses successive meridians at a constant angle, the path followed by a ship or aircraft that maintains a constant course by the compass.

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Noun

Singular:
loxodrome
Plural:
loxodromes

Origin of Loxodrome

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