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Diurnal acceleration of the fixed stars

the amount by which their apparent diurnal motion exceeds that of the sun, in consequence of which they daily come to the meridian of any place about three minutes fifty-six seconds of solar time earlier than on the day preceding.

See also: Acceleration

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Ditty
ditty bag
Ditty-bag
Ditty-box
DIU
Diureide
Diuresis
Diuretic
diuretic drug
Diuretic salt
Diuretical
Diureticalness
Diuril
Diurna
Diurnal
Diurnal aberration
-- Diurnal acceleration of the fixed stars --
Diurnal arc
Diurnal circle
Diurnal motion of a heavenly body
Diurnal motion of the earth
diurnal parallax
Diurnal revolution of a planet
diurnal variation
Diurnalist
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Diurnalness
Diurnation
Diuturnal
Diuturnity
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divagate
Divagation
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