Definition of mean anomaly in English:

mean anomaly

Line breaks: mean anom|aly

noun

Astronomy
  • The angle in an imaginary circular orbit corresponding to a planet’s eccentric anomaly.
    More example sentences
    • The temperature range anomaly is typically of opposite sign to the mean anomaly.

More definitions of mean anomaly

Definition of mean anomaly in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw