agonic

agonic
adj. having or forming no angle.
Phrases and idioms:
agonic line a line passing through the two poles, along which a magnetic needle points directly north or south.
Etymology: Gk agonios without angle (as A-(1), gonia angle)

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  • agonic — AGÓNIC, Ă, agonici, ce, adj. Referitor la agonie; care este în agonie. – cf. germ. agonisch. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  agónic adj. m., pl. agónici; f. sg. agónică …   Dicționar Român

  • Agonic — A*gon ic, a. [Gr. ? without angles; a priv. + ? an angle.] Not forming an angle. [1913 Webster] {Agonic line} (Physics), an imaginary line on the earth s surface passing through those places where the magnetic needle points to the true north; the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agonic — [ə gän′ik, āgän′ik] adj. [< Gr agōnos < a , without + gōnia, an angle] forming no angle …   English World dictionary

  • agonic — adjective a) Lacking an angle. b) Having a magnetic deviation of zero. See Also: agonic line, isogonic, isogonic line …   Wiktionary

  • Agonic line — Agonic A*gon ic, a. [Gr. ? without angles; a priv. + ? an angle.] Not forming an angle. [1913 Webster] {Agonic line} (Physics), an imaginary line on the earth s surface passing through those places where the magnetic needle points to the true… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agonic line — n. an imaginary line on the earth s surface along which true north and magnetic north are identical, and a compass needle makes no angle with the meridian …   English World dictionary

  • agonic line — A line drawn on a map or chart joining places of zero magnetic variation. The agonic line is a particular case of an isogonic line …   Aviation dictionary

  • agonic line — nulinės deklinacijos linija statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Linija, nubrėžta žemėlapyje, jungianti nustatytu laiku 0 (nulinio) laipsnio magnetinės deklinacijos taškus. atitikmenys: angl. agonic line pranc. ligne agonale …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • agonic — /ay gon ik/, adj. Math. Now Rare. not forming an angle. [1800 65; < Gk ágon(os) (a A 6 + gon deriv. s. akin to góny KNEE) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • agònic — a|gò|nic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

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