Thus after seventy-two years the colure of the vernal equinox which passed through a fixed star, corresponds with another fixed star.
"Letters on England" by Voltaire
He is now advancing among the stars, and will soon be again upon the equinoctial colure.
"Scientific American, Vol. XXXIX.--No. 24. [New Series.], December 14, 1878" by Various
The western star, in the head of Andromeda, lies in the equinoctial colure.
"Letters on Astronomy" by Denison Olmsted