planimetry


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pla·nim·e·ter

 (plə-nĭm′ĭ-tər, plā-)
n.
An instrument that measures the area of a plane figure as a mechanically coupled pointer traverses the perimeter of the figure.

pla′ni·met′ric (plā′nə-mĕt′rĭk), pla′ni·met′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
pla·nim′e·try n.

planimetry

(plæˈnɪmɪtrɪ)
n
(Mathematics) the measurement of plane areas
planimetric, ˌplaniˈmetrical adj

planimetry

the geometry and measurement of plane surfaces. — planimeter, n. — planimetric, planimetrical, adj.
See also: Mathematics
Translations

planimetry

n (Math) → Planimetrie f
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