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latitude

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latitude/ˈlætəˌtuːd/
British/ˈlætəˌtjuːd/noun
plurallatitudes
latitude
/ˈlætəˌtuːd/British/ˈlætəˌtjuːd/
noun
plurallatitudes
Learner's definition of LATITUDE  
: distance north or south of the equator measured in degrees up to 90 degrees
[noncount]
[count]
— compare longitude 1
   b [count] : an imaginary line that circles the Earth at a particular latitude and that is parallel to the equator
— compare longitude 2
[noncount]somewhat formal : freedom to choose how to act or what to do

— latitudinal

/ˌlætəˈtuːdənəl/British/ˌlætəˈtjuːdənəl/adjective
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