Magnetic Direction

Science / Tides and Currents / Magnetic Direction: Direction as indicated by a magnetic compass after correction for deviation but without correction for variation.

Other Words for Direction

Direction Adjective Synonyms: directing, aiming, pointing, guiding, guidance, conducting, conduct, instructing, instruction, managing, management, administering, administration, governing, government, supervising, supervision, operating, operation, running, leadership, directorship
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Other Words for Magnetic

Magnetic Noun Synonyms: attractive, attracting, engaging, captivating, enthralling, seductive, alluring, entrancing, bewitching, beguiling, arresting, spellbinding, irresistible, charismatic, winning, winsome, inviting
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True Direction

Science / Tides and Currents / True Direction: Direction relative to true north (0°) which is the direction of the north geographic pole. See compass direction and magnetic direction. MORE

Magnetic Azimuth

Science / Tides and Currents / Magnetic Azimuth: Azimuth reckoned from the magnetic north or magnetic south. See magnetic direction. MORE

Compass Direction

Science / Tides and Currents / Compass Direction: Direction as indicated by com pass without any correction for compass error. The direction indicated by a compass may differ by a considerable amount from true or magnetic direction. MORE

Magnetic Stratigraphy

Science / Geology / Magnetic Stratigraphy: The study and correlation of polarity epochs and events in the history of the Earth's magnetic field as contained in magnetic rocks. MORE

Magnetic Tape

Technology / Television (TV) / Magnetic Tape: A ribbon of plastic with a coating on it that is sensitive to magnetic impulses created by electricity. In analog technology, these magnetic impulses are modulated on the tape in a fashion parallel to MORE

Non-Directional Beacon (NDB)

Technology / Aviation / Non-Directional Beacon (NDB): An LF, MF, or UHF radio beacon transmitting non-directional signals whereby the pilot of an aircraft equipped with direction finding equipment can determine his bearing to or from the radio beacon and MORE

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