Origin of equinoctial
Related formsin·ter·e·qui·noc·tial, adjective
Examples from the Web for equinoctial
The points were directed eastward, the two outside showing the two solstitial points, and that in the centre the equinoctial.Ancient America, in Notes on American Archaeology|John D. Baldwin
I feel as fit as a fiddle, and believe the equinoctial gales at their worst would be none too much for me.The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde"|George Davidson
About the hour of equinoctial sunset comes a periodic respite in the shape of dinner.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
He that travels by sea or land, towards the equinoctial, gradually acquires motion; from it, loses.
Sri Yukteswar discovered the mathematical application of a 24,000-year equinoctial cycle to our present age.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda