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  • The equator marked as it crosses [[Ilhéu das Rolas]], in [[São Tomé and Príncipe]]
  • Road sign marking the equator near [[Nanyuki]], [[Kenya]]
  • Sign on the equator in [[San Antonio de Pichincha]], Ecuador.
GREAT CIRCLE THAT DIVIDES A SPHEROID INTO NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN HEMISPHERES
Equator (geography); The Equator; Ecuator; Latitude 0 degrees N; Latitude 0 degrees S; Equitorial; Ecuatorial; The equator; Equatorial country; List of countries on the equator; List of countries crossing the equator; 0th parallel; Prime parallel; 0th parallel north; 0th parallel south; Draft:Transit IV-A; Terran Equator; Terran Rotational Equator; 0 latitude; Earth's equator
n. above; at, on; below the equator
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  • The equator marked as it crosses [[Ilhéu das Rolas]], in [[São Tomé and Príncipe]]
  • Road sign marking the equator near [[Nanyuki]], [[Kenya]]
  • Sign on the equator in [[San Antonio de Pichincha]], Ecuador.
GREAT CIRCLE THAT DIVIDES A SPHEROID INTO NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN HEMISPHERES
Equator (geography); The Equator; Ecuator; Latitude 0 degrees N; Latitude 0 degrees S; Equitorial; Ecuatorial; The equator; Equatorial country; List of countries on the equator; List of countries crossing the equator; 0th parallel; Prime parallel; 0th parallel north; 0th parallel south; Draft:Transit IV-A; Terran Equator; Terran Rotational Equator; 0 latitude; Earth's equator
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¦ noun a line notionally drawn on the earth equidistant from the poles, dividing the earth into northern and southern hemispheres and constituting the parallel of latitude 0°.
?short for celestial equator.
Origin
ME: from med. L. aequator, in the phr. circulus aequator diei et noctis 'circle equalizing day and night', from L. aequare (see equate).
equator         
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  • The equator marked as it crosses [[Ilhéu das Rolas]], in [[São Tomé and Príncipe]]
  • Road sign marking the equator near [[Nanyuki]], [[Kenya]]
  • Sign on the equator in [[San Antonio de Pichincha]], Ecuador.
GREAT CIRCLE THAT DIVIDES A SPHEROID INTO NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN HEMISPHERES
Equator (geography); The Equator; Ecuator; Latitude 0 degrees N; Latitude 0 degrees S; Equitorial; Ecuatorial; The equator; Equatorial country; List of countries on the equator; List of countries crossing the equator; 0th parallel; Prime parallel; 0th parallel north; 0th parallel south; Draft:Transit IV-A; Terran Equator; Terran Rotational Equator; 0 latitude; Earth's equator
The equator is an imaginary line around the middle of the earth at an equal distance from the North Pole and the South Pole.
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Equator
The equator is a circle of latitude, about in circumference, that divides Earth into the Northern and Southern hemispheres. It is an imaginary line located at 0 degrees latitude, halfway between the North and South poles.
Pronunciation examples for equator
1. at the equator, or near the equator.
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2. says equator.
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3. right around the Equator.
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4. mountains on the equator.
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5. around the equator.
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Examples of use of equator
1. Also, the meteorites usually fall around the equator.
2. Straddling the equator, hot, humid Congo is ripe for disease.
3. Simon Reeve presents ‘Equator‘ on Sunday nights on BBC2.
4. The client previously flew around the world along the equator. «
5. "I want to do a community wildlife sanctuary with butterflies, birds, and locate the equator.