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latitude — as in:  latitude and longitude

They estimate the satellite will fall at about 50 north latitude.
a measure of north/south (relative to the equator) on the earth — calculated by using imaginary horizontal circles on the surface of the earth that are parallel to the equator
latitude — as in:  given the latitude to

She allows her children considerable latitude in how they lead their lives.
amount of freedom from restriction

Much more rarely, latitude is used with an analogous meaning in astronomy.

Much more rarely, latitude is can more specifically reference the range of light exposures suitable to film.
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