from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One versed in geodesy; a geodetic surveyor. Also geodesian, geodete.

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

  • noun One versed in geodesy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who works with or studies geodetics.


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