"theodolite" Definition

  1. n. An instrument used, especially in trigonometrical surveying, for the accurate measurement of horizontal angles, and also usually of vertical angles. It is variously constructed.

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Position in dictionary: 100226 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "theodolite": 1
Words that end with "theodolite": 1
Words that contain "theodolite": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of theodolite

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