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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Galactic Circle (The)
 
is to sidereal astronomy what the ecliptic is to planetary astronomy. The Galaxy being the sidereal equator, the Galactic circle is inclined to it at an angle of 63°.   1
 


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