reciprocal leveling


noun Surveying.

leveling between two widely separated points in which observations are made in both directions to eliminate the effects of atmospheric refraction and the curvature of the earth.

Nearby words

  1. recipient,
  2. reciprocal,
  3. reciprocal exchange,
  4. reciprocal inhibition,
  5. reciprocal insurance,
  6. reciprocal transfusion,
  7. reciprocal translocation,
  8. reciprocate,
  9. reciprocating,
  10. reciprocating engine

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