surface gauge


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Noun1.Surface gauge - gauge consisting of a scriber mounted on an adjustable standsurface gauge - gauge consisting of a scriber mounted on an adjustable stand; used to test the accuracy of plane surfaces
gauge, gage - a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
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There are many methods for measuring soil bulk density, for example, the conventional methods such as the paraffin-sealed clod (PS) and the volumetric ring (VR) methods, and the modern methods such as the computed tomography (CT) and the neutron-gamma surface gauge (SG).