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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. sextant: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. sextant: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sextant: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sextant: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sextant: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sextant: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sextant, sextant: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sextant: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Sextant: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Sextant, sextant: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. sextant: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. sextant: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. sextant: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. sextant: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. sextant: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. sextant: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. Sextant (album), Sextant (astronomical), Sextant (circle), Sextant: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Sextant: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. sextant: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. sextant: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Sextant: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. sextant: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. sextant: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  24. Sextant: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. sextant: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. sextant: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  27. sextant: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. sextant: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. sextant: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. sextant: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sextant: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. sextant: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. sextant: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sextant: A Word A Day [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. sextant: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. sextant: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  3. Sextant: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  4. Sextant: Underwater Archaeology Glossary [home, info]
  5. SEXTANT: Zoom Astronomy Glossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sextant: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. sextant: Master Mariner [home, info]
  2. sextant: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sextant)

noun:  a measuring instrument for measuring the angular distance between celestial objects; resembles an octant
noun:  a unit of angular distance equal to 60 degrees

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