Reflecting circle

Definition of Reflecting circle

an astronomical instrument for measuring angless, like the sextant or Hadley's quadrant, by the reflection of light from two plane mirrors which it carries, and differing from the sextant chiefly in having an entire circle.

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-Reflecting circle-
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