Meaning of Octant

English: Octant
Bangla: বৃত্তের পরিধির এক অষ্টমাংশ, পরিমিত চাপ, বৃত্তের এক অষ্টমাংশ, অর্র্ধপাদ, অষ্টকোণ অবস্থা
Hindi: ओक्टांट
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

the eighth part of a circle.

Definition: 2

Mathematics. any of the eight parts into which three mutually perpendicular planes divide space.

Definition: 3

an instrument having an arc of 24°, used by navigators for measuring angles up to 90°.

Definition: 4

the position of one heavenly body when 45° distant from another.

Definition: 5

(initial capital letter) Astronomy. the constellation Octans.