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- n. The art or operation of measuring the inclination of strata.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That art or operation of measuring the inclination of strata.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In geology, the method or art of measuring the dip of rock-strata.
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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.