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altitude

 
   
1
Vertical height above mean sea level.



2
(Math.) The perpendicular distance from the vertex of a triangle to the opposite side or from the apex of a pyramid to its base.



3
(Astron.) The angular elevation of a celestial body above the horizon.
 

 

 

 
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