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Related to asynclitism: anterior asynclitism, posterior asynclitism
obliquity(ŏ-blik -wă-tee) The angle between the equatorial and orbital planes of a celestial body.
The characteristic in wide-angle or oblique photography that portrays the terrain and objects at such an angle and range that details necessary for interpretation are seriously masked or are at a very small scale, rendering interpretation difficult or impossible.