Longitude Longitudinally

Longitudinal

Meanings and phrases

longitudinal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. of or relating to lines of longitude
  2. running lengthwise
  3. over an extended time

longitudinal study

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As a panel survey it is a form of longitudinal study.
  • The Socio-Economic Panel regularly surveys 10,000 private households in a representative longitudinal study.
  • It was identified as a factor in 5.6% of depression and suicidal ideation cases in a Canadian longitudinal study.

longitudinal axis

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gaudí wanted to add a longitudinal axis of bricks connecting all vaults at their keystones".
  • The ratio displayed here is for deformation along the radial axis caused by stress along the longitudinal axis.
  • The kiln is a cylindrical vessel, inclined slightly to the horizontal, which is rotated slowly about its longitudinal axis.

longitudinal lines

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These longitudinal lines are also present on the foot.
  • There are also three black longitudinal lines.
  • The caterpillar has a cylindrical yellowish-white body with many longitudinal lines.
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