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Central Meridian

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Central Meridian - definition(s)

central meridian - [coordinate systems] The line of longitude that defines the center and often the x-origin of a projected coordinate system. In planar rectangular coordinate systems of limited extent, such as state plane, grid north coincides with true north at the central meridian.

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