Either of two points at which the ecliptic cuts the celestial equator.
- Also the Moon's Nodes have to be in the signs of Aries or Libra, or Virgo or Pisces: the signs near the equinoctial points.
- The different dates arise because the Aquarian Age begins when the vernal equinoctial point crosses into the constellation Aquarius.
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Syllabification: e·qui·noc·tial point
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