Definition of Clinometer. Meaning of Clinometer. Synonyms of Clinometer

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Definition of Clinometer

Clinometer
Clinometer Cli*nom"e*ter, n. [Gr. kli`nein to incline + -meter.] (Geol.) An instrument for determining the dip of beds or strata, pr the slope of an embankment or cutting; a kind of plumb level. --Dana.

Meaning of Clinometer from wikipedia

- An inclinometer or clinometer is an instrument used for measuring angles of slope (or tilt), elevation, or depression of an object with respect to gravity's...
- a minimal amount of equipment, are the stick method and the tape and clinometer (tangent) method. To get accurate measurements with either method, care...
- comp**** and clinometer or a combination of the two, such as a Brunton comp**** named after D.W. Brunton, a Colorado miner. Comp****-clinometers which measure...
- An Abney level and clinometer, is an instrument used in surveying which consists of a fixed sighting tube, a movable spirit level that is connected to...
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- Binnacle with iron correcting spheres at each side and clinometer below comp****...
- whom?] that Niccolò Tartaglia's invention of the gunner's quadrant (see clinometer) in the 16th century introduced indirect fire guns because it enabled...
- them using leveling instruments such as theodolites, dumpy levels and clinometers. Work on one of the first topographic maps was begun in France by Giovanni...
- base of stick) × length of stick = tree height A second method uses a clinometer and a tape and is commonly emplo**** in the forestry industry. This process...
- and provided a means of indirect laying in azimuth, complementing the clinometers for indirect laying in elevation which already existed. Despite conservative...
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