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Surveying

Sur`vey´ing
n.1.That branch of applied mathematics which teaches the art of determining the area of any portion of the earth's surface, the length and directions of the bounding lines, the contour of the surface, etc., with an accurate delineation of the whole on paper; the act or occupation of making surveys.
Geodetic surveying
geodesy.
Maritime surveying
that branch of surveying which determines the forms of coasts and harbors, the entrances of rivers, with the position of islands, rocks, and shoals, the depth of water, etc.
Plane surveying
See under Plane, a.
Topographical surveying
that branch of surveying which involves the process of ascertaining and representing upon a plane surface the contour, physical features, etc., of any portion of the surface of the earth.
Noun1.surveying - the practice of measuring angles and distances on the ground so that they can be accurately plotted on a map; "he studied surveying at college"
altimetry, appraisal, appraisement, approximation, assessment, assize, assizement, bathymetry, biometrics, biometry, cadastration, calculation, cartography, chorography, computation, correction, craniometry, determination, estimate, estimation, evaluation, gauging, geodesy, geodetic satellite, geodetics, geography, goniometry, hypsography, hypsometry, instrumentation, measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration, metric system, metrology, navigation, oceanography, orbiting geophysical observatory, planimetry, psychometrics, psychometry, quantification, quantization, rating, stereometry, survey, telemetering, telemetry, topography, triangulation, valuation
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