Precessional
Precessional Pre*ces"sion*al, a. Of or pertaining to pression; as, the precessional movement of the equinoxes. [1913 Webster]

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  • precessional — precession ► NOUN 1) the slow movement of the axis of a spinning body around another axis. 2) Astronomy the slow retrograde motion of the equinoctial points along the ecliptic, resulting in the earlier occurrence of equinoxes each year.… …   English terms dictionary

  • precessional — shənəlˌ shnəl adjective : of or relating to precession precessional movement …   Useful english dictionary

  • precessional — adjective see precession …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • precessional — See precession. * * * …   Universalium

  • precessional — adjective Of or pertaining to precession …   Wiktionary

  • precessional — prɪ seʃnÉ™l adj. of precedence; of priority, of antecedence; of advancement, of progress …   English contemporary dictionary

  • precessional — pre·ces·sion·al …   English syllables

  • precessional — /priˈsɛʃənəl/ (say pree seshuhnuhl) adjective of, relating to, characterised by, or resulting from precession …   Australian English dictionary

  • precessional frequency — precesijos dažnis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Kūno precesijos kampo kitimo dažnis. atitikmenys: angl. precessional frequency vok. Präzessionsfrequenz, f rus. частота прецессии, f pranc. fréquence de précession, f …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • precessional frequency — precesijos dažnis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. precessional frequency vok. Präzessionsfrequenz, f rus. частота прецессии, f pranc. fréquence de précession, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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