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Definition of the noun alidad
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noun - plural: alidads
- surveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- alternative spelling: alidade
- more generic terms: surveying instrument / surveyor's instrument = an instrument used by surveyors
- part of: theodolite / transit = a surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod
- surveying instrument used with a plane table for drawing lines of sight on a distant object and for measuring angles
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Constructing the Nation (2009)
A Race and Nationalism Reader by Mariana Ortega, Linda Martín Alcoff
As Catherine Walsh says, inter cultur alidad is a counterhegemonic process of long-range transformation of social relations, and public structures and institutions.
Dictionary of Hard Words (1910)
by Robert Morris Pierce
English-Norwegian Dictionary (1887)
by Ivar Christian Sommerschild Geelmuyden
alidad, al'id-ad, a'lidade, »vid-ml, s, albibabe c.
Headman ; Alidad. Mibdadzai (West of Dera .Ghazi Khan District). — A section of Jalalzai, Hasan Khel, Balil Khel, Musa Khels, Headman ; Lawang. Mibghat Khel. — A minor fraction of Basi Khel, Kamal Khel, Sahib Jan, Aka Khel (1,800), ...
by Christian Wilhelm Michael Grein, Friedrich Groschopp
alidad. slitan (slit).
by Edy G. Schaffer
fruit , SLOE gum KINO material CATECHU resin MASTIC root BISTORT salt ALUM astrolabe ALIDAD(E) astrologer.. STARGAZER, ASTRONOMER ancient MAGUS, CHALDEAN French NOSTRADAMUS legendary MERLIN ...
With a Definition of the Moneys, Weights, and Measures of All Countries, by Peter Lund Simmonds
C alidad, the hest kind of Cuha tohacco. Caliponnia-oold. The gold discoveries in . California were made in 1848; and the total prodnce of the mines was estimated , on good anthority, up to the ciose of 1855, to have amounted to upwards of ...
by Anton Larsen
diopter, -lineal alidad rule, rioptriit a dioptric. Start! c di'orite. Sioetn'rerne the Dios'curl. lipio m it -re diploma, ...
by Henry Percy Smith, Helen Kendrick Johnson
Alidad. [L.L. alidada, Ar. al, the, hadSt, rule.} The index of an instrument which is capable of an angular motion ; rarely used, except of the line of sights of an azimuth compass. Alieni optimum frui inaania [L.] It is an excellent thing to profit by ...
by Francis George Fowler
observation- alidad v. |f.
by DR. WILLIAM SMITH'S
who probably represents Alidad [Ai.mooad]. Ishmael, according to the AraK married a daughter of the ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
During tho mutiny, W alidad Khan of Malagarh threatened Hapur, but was obliged by the loyal Jats of Bhatona to retire. ' Several fine groves surround the town, but the wall and ditch have fallen out of repair, and only the names of the five gates ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
potenci- alidad = It. po tenzialita, < UL.*potentialita(t-)s, < " potentialis, potential: see potential.] 1. The state of being potential; mere being without actualization; the state of being capable of development into actuality : as, ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1I1D2A1D2
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