geocentric position

geocentric position

[¦jē·ō¦sen·trik pə′zish·ən]
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promoted the heliocentric position over and above the geocentric position, in defiance of the Church's 1616 decree.
The Catholic Church finally recanted its geocentric position in 1742.
Detailed knowledge of local geoid surface recently has become increasingly important in order to fully use the potential of accurate geocentric positions, provided by GNSS.