dikpaat

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khagolashaastr mein, dikpaat (angreji: deklineshan, laghuroop. dec ya δ) bhoomadhyeeya nirdeshaank pranaali ke do nirdeshaankon mein se ek hota hai. doosra nirdeshaank daayaan aarohan ya ghanta kon hota hai. jhukaav ki tulana akshaansh se ki ja sakti hai. iska maapan degree uttar ya dakshin mein kiya jaata hai. khagoleeya bhoomadhya rekha ke uttar ke bindu ghanaatmak jhukaav va uske dakshin vaale bindu rinaatmak jhukaav par hote hain.