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azimuth
The bearing about a vertical axis, measured in degrees from north (0 degrees), clockwise through 360 degrees, to the north again.

One of the two coordinates (he other being altitude) that define a celestial object's position, used with an altazimuth mount.

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azimuth angle
The angle between true south and the point on the horizon directly below the sun.
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electronic azimuth marker, azimuth marker
1. A line on a radar screen that indicates the bearing of an airborne target.
2. On an airborne radar plan position indicator (PPI) a bright rotatable radial line used for determining the bearing of an aircraft.
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solar azimuth
The horizontal angle between the sun and due south in the Northern Hemisphere, or between the sun and due north in the Southern Hemisphere.
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