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pla·nim·e·ter

(plă-nim'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument formed of jointed levers with a recording index, used for measuring the area of any surface, by tracing its boundaries.
[L. planum, plane, + G. metron, measure]

planimeter

(plā-nĭm′ĕ-tĕr) [″ + Gr. metron, measure]
An apparatus used to measure the area of a plane figure by passing a tracer around the boundaries.

pla·nim·e·ter

(plă-nim'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument formed of jointed levers with a recording index used for measuring the area of any surface, by tracing its boundaries.
[L. planum, plane, + G. metron, measure]
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A comparison between planimeter readings from the aerial photographs and the recorded acreage data from the MRPI sheets found reasonably good correspondence between the two sources.
Tenders are invited for supply of digital planimeter (roller type)
After this, a compensating planimeter, which is an instrument that measures the area of irregularly shaped objects, was used to determine the area.
75 Movable Type planimeter double-sided 2 square meters or 1.
Loin eye area was determined by tracing the longissimus muscle surface area at the 10th rib and by using a compensating polar planimeter.
The resulting meat ring and expressed juice ring were subsequently measured using a digital planimeter (Placom KP-90N, Topcon[R], Topcon Instruments (Thailand), Bangkok, Thailand).
Planimeter 80 movable-type double-sided 2 square meters.
LMA was obtained by tracing its surface area at the 10th rib and determining its area with a compensating polar planimeter (Model KP-27, Koizumi, Japan) (USDA, 1984).
This is the provision, installation, maintenance, maintenance and operation of 26 street furniture (20 Movable Type or MUPI planimeters, 3 electronic newspapers and 3 bus shelters) located on public land, in exchange for advertising revenue affixed on the said furniture,
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SigmaScan/IMAGE replaces rulers, protractors, and planimeters with a simple, easy-to-use software package.
It covers the following services - The provision, installation, maintenance, maintenance and operation of passenger shelters and planimeters necessary for the town of Saint-Dizier,- Maintenance of the existing fleet of stop poles owned by the city (41 units) and the provision, installation and maintenance, maintenance of new stop poles,- The contractor is authorized to implement the street furniture and must maintain it.