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colatitude

[koh-lat-i-tood, -tyood] /koʊˈlæt ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud/
noun, Astronomy, Navigation.
1.
the complement of the latitude; the difference between a given latitude and 90°.
Origin of colatitude
1780-1790
First recorded in 1780-90; co- + latitude
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colatitude

/kəʊˈlætɪˌtjuːd/
noun
1.
(astronomy, nautical) the complement of the celestial latitude
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