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obliquity(ŏ-blik -wă-tee) The angle between the equatorial and orbital planes of a celestial body.
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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.
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