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sur·vey line

1. a line scribed on an abutment tooth of a dental cast by means of a dental surveyor indicating the height of contour of the tooth according to a specific path of insertion;
2. a line that serves as a guide in the proper location of various parts of a clasp assembly for a removable partial denture.

Cummer,

William E., Canadian dentist, 1879-1942.
Cummer classification - a listing of several types of removable partial dentures in accordance with the distribution of direct retainers.
Cummer guideline - a line which serves as a guide in the proper location of various parts of a clasp assembly for a removable partial denture. Synonym(s): survey line

sur·vey line

(sŭrvā līn)
1. Line scribed on an abutment tooth of a dental cast by means of a dental surveyor indicating height of tooth contour according to a specific path of insertion.
2. Line that serves as a guide in proper location of various parts of a clasp assembly for a removable partial denture.
Synonym(s): clasp guideline.
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Collecting individual survey lines is very fast but detailed grid collection over large areas with a single GPR system can take many hours to days.
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Once the survey line was in place, NASA IceBridge -- a six-year NASA mission, and largest airborne survey of Earth's polar ice ever flown -- flew a dedicated mission along the survey line, collecting data with an instrument suite that included the Airborne Topographic Mapper (ATM), a high precision, airborne scanning laser altimeter; the Digital Mapping System (DMS), a nadir viewing digital camera; and the University of Kansas ultra-wideband Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) snow radar.
Two reconnaissance IP survey lines at the Wedgetail prospect have been completed and a positive anomaly recorded on the eastern line.
The survey lines were spaced at 125m (410ft) apart and a ground based magnetometer reading was taken along each line every 31m (100ft).
As mentioned in the release of February 24, 2014 this first hole of a 2,000 meter program is testing a co-incident induced polarization resistivity and chargeability anomalies defined for 550 metres along a survey line.
Typically, by the end of a 200 metre survey line, the seabed is undisturbed.
Call our phone-in survey line at (818) 883-6397, category 6600, to respond.
The data was acquired in the broadside mode of operation with the electric-field dipoles oriented along the survey line and parallel to the transmitter dipole.
0x20 However, 3 MT stations were able to record satisfactory conductive responses along a single survey line.
Approximately 40,000 line km will be flown with survey line spacing ranging
The original scope of the project, involving geophysical and geotechnical aspects in the Bight field (Germany) for TenneT, involved 66 vibrocore and CPT stations and more than 700 survey line km.

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