geodetic geodetic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or determined by geodesy

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Geodetic construction is used on no other American plane, but Britain's geodetic Vickers Wellesley bombers are among the finest in the world, hold the longdistance flight record .
  2. In a war, however, the missiles would follow a very different trajectory, over the North Pole, and would therefore be subject to different geodetic, gravitational and .

News

  • On the VLBI measurement of the Solar System acceleration

    We propose new estimates of the secular aberration drift, mainly due to the rotation of the Solar System about the Galactic center, based on up-to-date VLBI observations and and improved method of outlier elimination. We fit degree-2 vector spherical harmonics to extragalactic radio source proper motion field derived from geodetic
    on October 11, 2013     Source: SpaceRef

Quotes

  • Tourism and Culture Minister Ambika Soni told the Rajya Sabha: "The Survey of India conducted geodetic survey of Qutub Minar in 2005 at the behest of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) to study its verticality. In its report submitted last...
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Ambika Soni Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

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