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aclinic


aclinic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Aclinic  \A*clin"ic\,  a.  [Gr.  'a  priv.  +  ?  to  incline.] 
  (Physics.) 
  Without  inclination  or  dipping;  --  said  the  magnetic  needle 
  balances  itself  horizontally,  having  no  dip.  The  aclinic  line 
  is  also  termed  the  magnetic  equator.  --Prof.  August.