Definitions

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  • n. the measurement of gravity (the strength of the gravitational field)
  • n. the measurement of specific gravity; hydrometry

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the measurement of specific gravity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The measurement of weight or the determination of the specific gravity of bodies.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the measurement of specific gravity

Etymologies

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gravi- + -metry

Examples

  • Samples are assayed by fire-assay followed by atomic absorption or gravimetry according to industry standards.

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  • Sea level budget over 2003-2008: A reevaluation from GRACE space gravimetry, satellite altimetry and Argo,

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  • Sea level budget over 2003-2008: A reevaluation from GRACE space gravimetry, satellite altimetry and Argo

    RealClimate

  • A reevaluation from GRACE space gravimetry, satellite altimetry and Argo.

    Climate Science: Roger Pielke Sr. Research Group News

  • Using space gravimetry observations from GRACE, we show that recent years sea level rise can be mostly explained by an increase of the mass of the oceans.

    Climate Science: Roger Pielke Sr. Research Group News

  • Cazenave A. et al. (2009) Sea level budget over 2003-2008: A reevaluation from GRACE space gravimetry, satellite altimetry and Argo Glob.

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  • SWIPS will help users to integrate complementary data (gravimetry, resistivity, IP and more), plan work, facilitate data gathering, analysis and modeling, plan drill holes, incorporate drill hole properties, and finally support the whole project modeling and evaluation.

    Canadian Mining Journal - Headline News

  • And here’s some news: precise inversion of gravimetry measurements require precise altitude information.

    AGU Fall Meeting « Climate Audit

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