geodetic surveying


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geodetic surveying

n
(Surveying) the surveying of the earth's surface, making allowance for its curvature and giving an accurate framework for smaller-scale surveys
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The team's purely optical method is based on comparing multiple images taken on the tablet by a fisheye lens, and using the principle of triangulation in a manner similar to the way it is applied in geodetic surveying.
For instance, the Civil Engineering core studies are composed of Mechanics (23 ECP), Civil Engineering (22 + 18 ECP), Optional Courses (9 ECP) and Geodetic Surveying