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gravimetry Syllabification: gra·vim·e·try
Pronunciation: /ɡrəˈvimətrē/

Definition of gravimetry in English:


The measurement of weight.
Example sentences
  • At the 1877 meeting of the International Geodetic Association, his work in gravimetry was recognized as an important advance.
  • To determine the dry weight, the specimen was dried at room temperature for several days and in vacuum for an additional 6-8 h just before the gravimetry.
  • His research interests include positioning, navigation, and attitude determination using INS / GPS integration for georeferencing and airborne gravimetry.
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