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Origin of alidade
Words nearby alidade
Example sentences from the Web for alidade
Your scale is ready to be pasted or transferred to the alidade and each 6.8.
The alidade is a triangular ruler with one or more working scales on it beside other measurements.
Close by stood an alidade, an instrument for measuring angles.Historical Miniatures|August Strindberg
After he had placed the plane table on a tripod and upon this the alidade, he started to work.On the Seaboard|August Strindberg