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longitude
used in Running in the Family

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a measure of east/west (relative to the Prime Meridian) on the earth — calculated by using imaginary vertical circles on the surface of the earth that pass through the north and south poles and at right angles to the equator
  • The idiot phrases moved east across the page as if searching for longitude and story, some meaning or grace that would occur blazing after so much writing.
    p. 84.1

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