apparent sun


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apparent sun

[ə′pa·rənt ′sən]
(astronomy)
The sun as it appears to an observer. Also known as true sun.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

apparent sun

The sun as it appears to an observer. Also called true sun.
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But Larry Molnar and Bill Petry used the apparent Sun to define the beginnings of the seasons.