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surveyor

ser vay er

  • n  an engineer who determines the boundaries and elevations of land or structures
  • n  someone who conducts a statistical survey

  • William Bradford Shockley was born in London, where his father, a mining engineer, and mother, a mineral surveyor, were on a business assignment.
  • Colonel Percy Fawcett first came to South America as a surveyor for the Bolivian government.
  • He announces that he is the new land surveyor for the "Castle" perched on a nearby hill.
News & Articles

  • Malaysia's June 1-20 palm oil exports up 13.6 pct-SGS
    KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 (Reuters) - Exports of Malaysian palm oil products for June 1-20 rose 13.6 percent to 916,768 tonnes from 807,232 tonnes shipped during May 1-20, cargo surveyor Societe Generale de ...
    June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
  • VEGOILS-Palm oil gains to near 3-month high on hopes of higher exports
    * Strong exports and weak ringgit support -trader * Cargo surveyor June 1-20 export data due on Thursday * Prices touch 2,482 ringgit, highest seen March 25 (Updates throughout) By Anuradha Raghu KUALA ...
    June 19, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
  • County surveyor accused of doing unlicensed work, fraud
    NEW AUGUSTA — The attorney general’s office says Billy Eugene Brewer, the surveyor in Greene County, has been charged with performing four surveys on properties in Perry County while being unlicensed and illegally using another surveyor’s name and license.
    June 17, 2013 - Mississippi Business Journal
Quotes

  • Michaelle Jean in 680 News
    The message (children) must receive from us is: Don't be afraid. Don't be afraid to think big,Jean said. "Whether they dream of becoming a mechanic, health professional, engineer, surveyor, pilot, merchant, architect, public servant,...
  • Daudi Migereko in The Monitor, Uganda
    Three armed patrol boats from the DR Congo attacked a barge stationed 2.1km from the international border killing a senior oil surveyor identified as Mr Carl Nefdt from Britain,said Mr Daudi Migereko, the energy and mineral development...
  • Kishore Kumar in Mangalorean.com
    The navigator is preloaded with maps of eight cities across the country. Maps of other cities will be added in phases after securing clearance from the surveyor general of India and the defence ministry,Nokia India marketing director Devinder...

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