• Definition for "polyconic projection"
• A conic map projection having distances between meridians…
• Hypernym for "polyconic projection"
• conical projection

# polyconic projection definition

• noun:
• A conic map projection having distances between meridians along every synchronous add up to those distances on a globe. The main geographic meridian is a straight range, whereas the others are curved while the parallels tend to be arcs of circles.
• a conic projection of a map having distances between meridians equal to those distances on a globe