Heliographic
Heliographic He`li*o*graph"ic (h[=e]`l[i^]*[-o]*gr[a^]f"[i^]k), a. (Astron.) 1. Of or pertaining to a description of the sun. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

Note: Heliographic longitudes and latitudes of spots on the sun's surface are analogous to geographic longitudes and latitudes of places on the earth. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. Of or pertaining to heliography or a heliograph; made by heliography. [1913 Webster]

{Heliographic chart}. See under {Chart}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • heliographic — |hēlēə|grafik adjective 1. [French héliographique, from hélio heli (I) + graphique graphic] : of, relating to, or by means of heliography or a heliograph heliographic communication 2. [heli ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • heliographic — adjective Date: 1706 measured on the sun s disk < heliographic latitude > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • heliographic — heliograph ► NOUN 1) a signalling device by which sunlight is reflected in flashes from a movable mirror. 2) a message sent by heliograph. 3) a telescopic apparatus for photographing the sun. DERIVATIVES heliographic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • heliographic — See heliographer. * * * …   Universalium

  • heliographic — adjective a) Of or pertaining to heliography b) Transmitted by heliograph …   Wiktionary

  • Heliographic — Гелиографический …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • heliographic — he·lio·graph·ic …   English syllables

  • Heliographic chart — Heliographic He li*o*graph ic (h[=e] l[i^]*[ o]*gr[a^]f [i^]k), a. (Astron.) 1. Of or pertaining to a description of the sun. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Note: Heliographic longitudes and latitudes of spots on the sun s surface are analogous to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Heliographic chart — Chart Chart (ch[aum]rt; k[aum]rt Obs.), n. [A doublet of card: cf. F. charte charter, carte card. See {Card}, and cf. {Charter}.] 1. A sheet of paper, pasteboard, or the like, on which information is exhibited, esp. when the information is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Heliographic paper — Светокопировальная бумага …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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