[ zee-nuh-thuh l or, esp. British, zen-uh- ]
/ ˈzi nə θəl or, esp. British, ˈzɛn ə- /


of or relating to the zenith; situated at or near the zenith.
(of a map) drawn to indicate the actual direction of any point from the center point.

Nearby words

  1. zenist,
  2. zenith,
  3. zenith distance,
  4. zenith telescope,
  5. zenith tube,
  6. zenithal equidistant projection,
  7. zenithal projection,
  8. zenker's degeneration,
  9. zenker's diverticulum,
  10. zenker's necrosis

Origin of zenithal

First recorded in 1855–60; zenith + -al1

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