Substyle

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Substyle (Dialing) A right line on which the style, or gnomon, of a dial is erected; being the common section of the face of the dial and a plane perpendicular to it passing through the style.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n substyle In dialing, the line on which the style or gnomon stands, formed by the intersection of the face of the dial with the plane which passes through the gnomon.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Substyle sub′stīl the right line on which the style or gnomon of a dial is erected
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