Origin of hypsometry
Examples from the Web for hypsometry
Hypsometry, hip-som′e-tri, n. the art of measuring the heights of places on the earth's surface by means of the Hypsom′eter.
Associated words: altimetry, altimeter, hypsometry, hypsometer.Putnam's Word Book|Louis A. Flemming
What a deplorable state for the science of hypsometry to be in!Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume I|Karl Ritter von Scherzer