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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Freedom from strict rules. Also: Distance north or south of the equator, measured in degrees.

Usage examples (39)
  • The directions allowed the students quite a bit of latitude as they worked on the research project.
  • Allowed his children considerable latitude in how they spent their money
  • We have a different latitude from the United States.
  • Sixty miles in latitude – three hundred to the main; for more
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