Translations: Etymology: From Old (and modern) French azimut, from Arabic (ARchar, Ù, ÙÙ) (as-samt) "direction".
- An arc of the horizon intercepted between the meridian of the place and a vertical circle passing through the center of any object; as, the azimuth of a star; the azimuth or bearing of a line surveying.
- The quadrant of an azimuth circle.
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