Oblique Desension

Science / Astrology / Oblique Desension: The angular complement of oblique ascension; i.e., 180° minus the oblique ascension arc.

Other Words for Oblique

Oblique Adjective Synonyms: slanting, slanted, sloping, aslant, inclined, diagonal, inclining, angled, angling, canted, canting, banked, banking, cambered, crooked, askew, divergent, diverging, tilted, atilt, tilting
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Oblique-Slip Fault

Science / Geology / Oblique-Slip Fault: A fault that combines some strike slip motion with some dip-slip motion. MORE

Obliques

Health / Fitness / Obliques: Related to external oblique, the muscle located on each side of abdominal. These are used to flex and rotate the body. MORE

Oblique Form

Entertainment / Literature / Oblique Form: The various forms or cases of any word in a declined language except the nominative form or nominative case. The term 'oblique' to describe this comes from medieval grammar exercises, where a young mo MORE

Oblique Desension

Science / Astrology / Oblique Desension: The angular complement of oblique ascension; i.e., 180° minus the oblique ascension arc. MORE

Oblique Ascension

Science / Astrology / Oblique Ascension: A measurement determined by the angle (ascensional difference) between the point on the celestial equator rising with a planet rising at a point not at the equator. MORE

Eternal Oblique Ridge

Health / Dentistry / Eternal Oblique Ridge: A smooth ridge on the buccal surface of the body of the mandible that extends from the anterior border of the ramus, with diminishing prominence, downward and forward to the region of the mental foram MORE

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