- azido group,
- azimuth bar,
- azimuth circle,
- azimuthal equidistant projection,
- azimuthal projection,
- azimuthal quantum number
Origin of azimuth
Examples from the Web for azimuth
Variables like weather, azimuth, elevation, crude launchers, and rocket viability quickly add up.Dodging Rockets in Afghanistan as the Taliban’s Fighting Season Begins|Nick Willard|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The observation gives us the altitude and azimuth of the star.The Royal Observatory Greenwich|E. Walter (Edwared Walter) Maunder
Webb at once proceeded to take full magnetic declination, time and azimuth observations, Laseron recording for him.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
The symbol represents the angle between the mid-line of the sector and the azimuth line of the moon.A Quantitative Study of the Nocturnal Migration of Birds.|George H. Lowery.
Word Origin for azimuth
"distance of a star from the north or south point of the meridian," late 14c., from Old French azimut, from Arabic as-sumut "the ways," plural of as-samt "the way, direction" (see zenith).