Altitude

[video game] Altitude is a multiplayer 2-D aerial combat game developed by independent software developers Erik Measure and Karl Sabo. The game was released on May 1, 2009 for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It became available on Steam on December 4, 2009. ==Gameplay== Players control one of five customizable aircraft and battle in teams acro...
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altitude

[n] - the perpendicular distance from the base of a geometric figure to opposite vertex (or side if parallel) 2. [n] - elevation especially above sea level or above the earth`s surface
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Altitude

Height in space of an object or point relative to sea level or ground level. See also: Altimeter, Height.
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Altitude

Height of aircraft above sea level. The word should be used with discretion. Thus 'high altitude' means merely 'high height' and should be avoided.
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Altitude

Al'ti·tude noun [ Latin altitudo , from altus high. Confer Altar , Haughty , Enhance .] 1. Space extended upward; height; the perpendicular elevation of an object above its foundation, above the ground, or above a given level, or of one object above another;...
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altitude

1. Space extended upward; height; the perpendicular elevation of an object above its foundation, above the ground, or above a given level, or of one object above another; as, the altitude of a mountain, or of a bird above the top of a tree. ... 2. <astronomy> The elevation of a point, or star, or other celestial object, above the horizon, mea...
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altitude

noun elevation especially above sea level or above the earth`s surface; `the altitude gave her a headache`
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altitude

noun the perpendicular distance from the base of a geometric figure to opposite vertex (or side if parallel)
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Altitude

• (n.) Space extended upward; height; the perpendicular elevation of an object above its foundation, above the ground, or above a given level, or of one object above another; as, the altitude of a mountain, or of a bird above the top of a tree. • (n.) Height of degree; highest point or degree. • (n.) The elevation of a point, or star...
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altitude

(from the article `climate`) There are two main levels where the atmosphere is heated—namely, at Earth`s surface and at the top of the ozone layer (about 50 km, or 30 miles, up) ... ...(212 °F), where the saturation vapour pressure of water vapour is 1,013 mb (1 standard atmosphere), the standard pressure of the atmosphere at s...
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altitude

altitude 1. The height of something above a specific level, especially above sea level or the earth's surface. 2. A place or region situated high above sea level.
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Altitude

Vertical distance above sea-level.
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Altitude

The angular distance from the horizon to the sun.
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ALTITUDE

In meteorology, the measure of a height of an airborne object in respect to a constant pressure surface or above mean sea level.
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altitude

• (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial body above or below the observer`s horizon, measured vertically. Altitude is 0° at the horizon and 90° at the zenith. It is specified together with azimuth to give the horizontal coordinates of an object. • (aerospace) The vertic...
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altitude

altitude, vertical distance of an object above some datum plane, such as mean sea level or a reference point on the earth's surface. It is usually measured by the reduction in atmospheric pressure with height, as shown on a barometer or altimeter. In surveying and astronomy, it is the vertical angle...
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Altitude

In mathematics, altitude is the perpendicular height of the vertex or apex of a plane figure or solid above the base.
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altitude

(height) Measurement of height, usually given in metres (or feet) above sea level
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Altitude

[disambiguation] Altitude is the height of an object over a datum. It may also refer to: ...
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Altitude

[triangle] An altitude is the perpendicular segment from a vertex to its opposite side. In geometry, an altitude of a triangle is a straight line through a vertex and perpendicular to (i.e. forming a right angle with) a line containing the base (the opposite side of the triangle). This line containing the opposite side is called the extende...
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Altitude

Altitude or height is defined based on the context in which it is used (aviation, geometry, geographical survey, sport, and more). As a general definition, altitude is a distance measurement, usually in the vertical or `up` direction, between a reference datum and a point or object. The reference datum also often varies according to the context......
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Altitude

The angular distance of an object above the horizon.
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Altitude

Height expressed as the distance above a reference point, which is normally sea level or ground level.
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altitude

the vertical distance above a certain level, usually sea level or ground level.
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Altitude

Height expressed as the distance above a reference point, which is normally sea level or ground level.
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