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English definition of “equator”


noun [S]     /ɪˈkweɪ.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
an imaginary line drawn around the middle of the Earth an equal distance from the North Pole and the South Pole: Singapore is/lies on the Equator.Continents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
(Definition of equator noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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