Definition of International Date Line in English :

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International Date Line meaning in English

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International Date Line

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Noun

1. date line, dateline, international date line

an imaginary line on the surface of the earth following (approximately) the 180th meridian

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International Date Line

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noun
the line approximately following the 180° meridian from Greenwich on the east side of which the date is one day earlier than on the west
. Also called: date line

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International Date Line

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[often I- D- L-]
an imaginary line drawn north and south through the Pacific Ocean, largely along the 180th meridian: at this line, by international agreement, each calendar day begins at midnight, so that when it is Sunday just west of the line, it is Saturday just east of it

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International Date Line

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n.
An imaginary line through the Pacific Ocean roughly corresponding to 180° longitude, to the east of which, by international agreement, the calendar date is one day earlier than to the west.

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