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{n: nadir, low-water mark} an extreme state of adversity; the lowest point of anything



{n: nadir} the point below the observer that is directly opposite the zenith on the imaginary sphere against which celestial bodies appear to be projected
<-> zenith

{n: zenith} the point above the observer that is directly opposite the nadir on the imaginary sphere against which celestial bodies appear to be projected
<-> nadir


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