Definition of azimuth

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azimuth

'azimuth' is an military term meaning '(DOD) Quantities may be expressed in positive quantities increasing in a clockwise direction, or in X, Y coordinates where south and west are negative. They may be referenced to true north or magnetic north depending on the particular weapon system used'.

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