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latitude

noun  /ˈlæt̬·ɪˌtud/ us  

latitude noun (DISTANCE)

[C/U] the distance north or south of the equator measured from 0° to 90°

latitude noun (FREEDOM)

[U] freedom to behave, act, or think in the way you want to: Judges now have considerable latitude in sentencing.
Translations of “latitude”
in Korean 위도…
in Arabic خَطّ العَرْض…
in French latitude…
in Turkish enlem, arz derecesi, serbestlik…
in Italian latitudine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 位置, 緯度…
in Russian широта (географическая), свобода действий…
in Polish szerokość geograficzna, swoboda…
in Spanish latitud, libertad…
in Portuguese latitude…
in German die geographische Breite, der Spielraum…
in Catalan latitud…
in Japanese 緯度…
in Chinese (Simplified) 位置, 纬度…
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