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Circumpolar stars in a 30 min. exposure

EtymologyEdit

circum- +‎ polar

AdjectiveEdit

circumpolar (not comparable)

  1. Located or found throughout a polar region.
  2. (astronomy) Of a celestial body, continually visible above the horizon during the entire 360 degrees of daily travel.
    • a circumpolar star

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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: cir‧cum‧po‧lar

AdjectiveEdit

circumpolar m or f (plural circumpolares, comparable)

  1. circumpolar (located throughout a polar region)

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

circumpolar (plural circumpolares)

  1. circumpolar