ranging pole

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ranging pole

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ranging-pole

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ranging rod

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(Surveying) a pole for marking positions in surveying. Also called: range pole or range rod
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Noun1.ranging pole - surveying instrument consisting of a straight rod painted in bands of alternate red and white each one foot wideranging pole - surveying instrument consisting of a straight rod painted in bands of alternate red and white each one foot wide; used for sightings by surveyors
surveying instrument, surveyor's instrument - an instrument used by surveyors