Antoeci

An`toe´ci

    (ăn`tē´sī)
n. pl1.Those who live under the same meridian, but on opposite parallels of latitude, north and south of the equator.
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The antipodes proper, in classical terminology, was the quarter diametrically opposite the known world on the other face of the earth in the southern hemisphere, but it was often confused with the idea of a southern land mass on the same face as the known world, whose inhabitants were termed antoeci.