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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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by Ian Strangeways
The alidad is a simple device for measuring the angle, E. This is the only measurement required. Measuring cloud height automatically by searchlight To obtain a continuous record of cloud height, to make measurements at an unattended site, ...
Constructing the Nation (2009)
A Race and Nationalism Reader by Mariana Ortega
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
Concise English Dictionary (2007)
by Wordsworth Editions, Limited
alidad all-dad, or -dad', alidade -dad, ns. a revolving index for reading the graduations of an astrolabe, quadrant, or similar instrument, or for taking the direction of objects. [Ar. al 'idddah. the revolving radius — 'adid, humerus.] alien d 'li-an, ...
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
alidad. slitan (slit).
Wherein is Contain'd, Not Only the Explanation of the Bare Terms, But Likewise an History, ... By E. Stone, F.R.S. by Edmund Stone
ALIDAD A, an Arabick Word for the Label or Ruler, which is moveable about the Centre of an Aftrolabe, Quadrant,&V. and carries the Sights. ALIQ.UANT PART, is that which cannot meafureanyNum- ber exa&ly, but that fome Remainder will ...
by Howard Mancing
171-80: and Francisco Marquez, "Tradicion y actu- alidad literaria en La guarda cuidadosa," ...
by Azim Nanji
by Ian Buchanan, Bill Mallon
Alidad (AFG)—Wrestling, 62 kg. freestyle class; eliminated third round—Furosemide (Lasix) (diuretic, masking agent). Kerrith Brown (GBR) —Judo, 71 kg.; 3rd—Furosemide (Lasix) (diuretic, masking agent). Kálmán Csengeri ...
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 ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1I1D2A1D2
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