planimetry

[pluh-nim-i-tree]

Origin of planimetry

1350–1400; Middle English planemetrie < Medieval Latin planimetria; see plani-, -metry
Related formsplan·i·met·ric [plan-uh-me-trik, pley-nuh-] /ˌplæn əˈmɛ trɪk, ˌpleɪ nə-/, plan·i·met·ri·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for planimetric

planimetry

noun
  1. the measurement of plane areas
Derived Formsplanimetric (ˌplænɪˈmɛtrɪk) or planimetrical, adjective
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