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Zodiacal definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ZODIACAL, a. Pertaining to the zodiac.
Zodiacal light, a luminous track or space in the heavens, resembling that of the milky way, sometimes appearing after sunset and before sunrising.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: relating to or included in the zodiac; "zodiacal constellations"

Merriam Webster's

adjective see zodiac

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. of or in the zodiac. Phrases and idioms: zodiacal light a luminous area of sky shaped like a tall triangle occasionally seen in the east before sunrise or in the west after sunset, esp. in the Tropics. Etymology: F (as ZODIAC)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Zodiacal Zo*di"a*cal, a. [Cf. F. zodiacal.] (Astron.) Of or pertaining to the zodiac; situated within the zodiac; as, the zodiacal planets. Zodiacal light, a luminous tract of the sky, of an elongated, triangular figure, lying near the ecliptic, its base being on the horizon, and its apex at varying altitudes. It is to be seen only in the evening, after twilight, and in the morning before dawn. It is supposed to be due to sunlight reflected from multitudes of meteoroids revolving about the sun nearly in the plane of the ecliptic.



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