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isoclinic line

  1. an imaginary line connecting points on the earth's surface having equal magnetic dip.
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Origin of isoclinic line

First recorded in 1890–95
Also called isoclinic, isoclinal.
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isoclinic line in Science

isoclinic line

  1. A line on a map connecting points of equal magnetic inclination.
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