Meaning of CIRCUMPOLAR in English

CIRCUMPOLAR

| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ adjective

Etymology: circum- + polar

1. of a celestial body : remaining above the horizon during the entire 360 degrees of daily travel

2. : surrounding, lying near, or found in the vicinity of a terrestrial pole

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