variation of latitude

variation of latitude

[‚ver·ē′ā·shən əv ′lad·ə‚tüd]
(geophysics)
Change of the latitude of a place on earth because of the irregular movement of the north and south poles; the movement is caused by the earth's shifting on its axis.
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The use of Zeus hops makes for an exciting variation of Latitude 48.

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