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equator

noun [U]
 
 
/ɪˈkweɪtər/
the imaginary line around the Earth that divides it into equal north and south partsContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
equatorial
 
 
/ˌekwəˈtɔːriəl/ adjective
relating to the equatorContinents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
Translations of “equator”
in Arabic خَط الاسْتِواء…
in Korean 적도…
in Malaysian khatulistiwa…
in French équateur…
in Turkish ekvator…
in Italian equatore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 赤道…
in Russian экватор…
in Polish równik…
in Vietnamese xích đạo…
in Spanish ecuador…
in Portuguese equador…
in Thai เส้นศูนย์สูตร…
in German der Äquator…
in Catalan equador…
in Japanese 赤道…
in Indonesian khatulistiwa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赤道…
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