inclination

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inclination

noun affinity, aptitude, aptness, bent, bias, cast, direction, fondness, inclinatio, leaning, liking, partiality, penchant, predilection, predisposition, prejudice, proclivity, proneness, propensity, slant, studium, tendency, voluntas
Foreign phrases: Judicium redditur in invitum, in praeeumptione legis.In presumption of law, a judgment is given against one's inclination. Favores ampliandi sunt; odia restringenda. Favorable inclinations should be ennouraged, animosities should be restrained.
See also: affection, affinity, amenability, animus, aptitude, bias, character, characteristic, choice, color, complexion, conatus, conviction, course, design, desire, direction, disposition, favor, habit, instinct, intent, notion, partiality, penchant, perspective, persuasion, point of view, position, posture, preconception, predilection, predisposition, preference, prejudice, proclivity, propensity, regard, stand, standpoint, tendency, will
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5 metres tall, 321-tonne PSLV-C19 placed 'RISAT-1' into a polar circular orbit at an altitude of 480 kilometres and an orbital inclination of 97.
The semi-major axis and argument of perigee are more sensitive to solar activity, while orbital inclination for the equatorial plane is relatively unaffected.
The duration of the transit and the amount by which starlight is dimmed by the planet's passage provide the only way astronomers can now determine the mass, size, and orbital inclination of these unseen bodies.