meaning of altimetry

altimetry meaning in General Dictionary

the skill of calculating altitudes or heights

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  • The art of calculating altitudes, or levels.

altimetry meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1690s, from Medieval Latin altimetria, from Latin alti- "high" (see old) + Greek -metria (see -metry).


altimetry meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The art of measuring altitudes, or levels.