latitude latitude  /ˈlæ tə ˌtud/


  1. (n) the angular distance between an imaginary line around a heavenly body parallel to its equator and the equator itself
  2. (n) freedom from normal restraints in conduct
  3. (n) an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator
  4. (n) scope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction

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  1. Steering by a latitude-magnetism frame of reference, they would navigate almost as surely as ships guided by latitude and longitude.
  2. As the talks have made more headway, Hill has gotten greater latitude from the Administration.


  1. Dell Latitude 3330 review: The embodiment of a no-frills notebook

    On the day we reviewed the Latitude 3330, the “starting price” online was $801.14, but the “Dell price” was $560.80. On the day you look, those numbers could be different. What won’t change is the fact that this 13.3-inch notebook with Windows 7 Pro is aimed at buyers working with very tight budgets. Just remember that you get what you pay for. Dell The Latitude 3330's 13.3-inch display is not a ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PC World

  2. R-Link Available for Renault Mégane and Latitude

    PARIS – June 11, 2013: The integrated Renault R-Link multimedia tablet is now available for the Mégane range and Latitude, following on from its introduction on the New Renault Scénic and Scénic Xmod a few weeks ago.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Auto Channel

  3. Duncanville Independent School District Enhances Learning with Dell Latitude 10 Essentials Configuration

    Dell announced today that Duncanville Independent School District in Texas has selected Dell’s Latitude 10 essentials configuration for its digital learning initiative. The school district will provide classrooms in third through eighth grade with the tablets running Windows 8 to activate them as e-readers and access school applications and the internet, helping to increase interactivity and ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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  1. Announcing Google Latitude, Google's Vic Gundotra wrote: "Everything about Latitude is opt-in. You not only control exactly who gets to see your location, but you also decide the location that they see. For instance, let's say you are in Rome....
    on Feb 5, 2009 By: Vic Gundotra Source: PC World

  2. "Nevertheless, efforts to harmonize the rules governing criminal and national security matters also raise potential civil liberties concerns, given the broader latitude currently given to investigators to consider race and ethnicity in national...
    on Aug 19, 2008 By: Arlen Specter Source: TIME

  3. "Human nature doesn't change with parliamentary majorities," Bertone said, "and not even with the passing of time, with the changing of latitude or longitude."
    on Sep 30, 2008 By: Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone Source: FOXNews

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