planimetry

[ pluh-nim-i-tree ]
/ pləˈnɪm ɪ tri /

noun

the measurement of plane areas.

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Origin of planimetry

1350–1400; Middle English planemetrie<Medieval Latin planimetria;see plani-, -metry

OTHER WORDS FROM planimetry

plan·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 planimetry

planimetry
/ (plæˈnɪmɪtrɪ) /

noun

the measurement of plane areas

Derived forms of planimetry

planimetric (ˌplænɪˈmɛtrɪk) or planimetrical, adjective
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