apsidally

ap·si·dal·ly

English syllables. 2014.

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  • apsidally — adverb a) With regard to or by means of an apse or apses The roof was terminated apsidally. b) With regard to or in relation to an apsis, the point at which an orbiting object is at its minimum or maximum distance from the orbited object The… …   Wiktionary

  • apsidally — adverb see apsidal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fomalhaut — This article is about the star. For the extrasolar planet, see Fomalhaut b. Fomalhaut Debris ring around Fomalhaut showing location of planet Fomalhaut b imaged by Hubble Space Telescope s coronagraph …   Wikipedia

  • apse — apsidal /ap si dl/, adj. apsidally, adv. /aps/, n. 1. Archit. a semicircular or polygonal termination or recess in a building, usually vaulted and used esp. at the end of a choir in a church. See diag. under basilica. 2. Astron. an apsis. [1815… …   Universalium

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