aerial survey


noun

a survey made from above, as from an aircraft, a high point, etc.
a survey that maps an area by means of aerial photography, photogrammetry, and the like.

Nearby words

  1. aerial perspective,
  2. aerial photograph,
  3. aerial pingpong,
  4. aerial railway,
  5. aerial root,
  6. aerial tanker,
  7. aerial top dressing,
  8. aerial tramway,
  9. aerial yam,
  10. aerialist

Origin of aerial survey

First recorded in 1915–20

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