Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In geology, the method or art of measuring the dip of rock-strata.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (geol.) That art or operation of measuring the inclination of strata.

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  • noun The art or operation of measuring the inclination of strata.

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Examples

  • Just as stereophonic means sound from different directions, stereo-photo means light from different directions, and clinometry means that slopes, or inclines, are being measured.

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