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Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈæltəˌtud/ (GA)

Noun

Singular
altitude

Plural
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  1. The height measured from sea level up to any given point.
  2. A vertical distance.
  3. (geometry) The distance measured perpendicularly from a figure's vertex to the opposite side of the vertex.
  4. (astronomy) The angular distance of a heavenly body above our Earth's horizon.

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French

Noun

une altitude f.

  1. altitude

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