anomalistic year definition

  • noun:
    • enough time taken for the world to complete one change with regards to its apsides, generally understood to be enough time between perihelion passages.
    • the time of the earth's change from perihelion to perihelion again, that is 365 days, 6 hours, 13 mins, and 48 moments.
    • time of the earth's transformation from perihelion to perihelion again; 365 days and 6 hr and 13 min and 53.1 sec

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