1. [ noun ] the last (12th) month of the year
Synonyms: December
Related terms: Gregorian_calendar_month winter Gregorian_calendar Christmas New_Year's_Eve Christmas mid-December
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 29123
3. [ noun ] (astronomy) the angular distance to a point on a celestial object measured north or south from the celestial equator; expressed in degrees; used with right ascension to specify positions on the celestial sphere
Synonyms: celestial_latitude declination
Related terms: angular_distance astronomy
Similar spelling:   deck