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Categories: Subfields of geology, Applied mathematics, Measurement, Geodesy, Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference
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geodesy  geodesist  Geodesist engineer  engineering geodesy  Erdmessung
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The branch of geology that studies the shape of the earth and the determination of the exact position of geographical points WordNet 3.0
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The branch of geology that studies the shape of the earth and the determination of the exact position of geographical points WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Geodesy is the science of measuring and representing the geometry, gravity, and spatial orientation of the Earth in temporally varying 3D. Wikipedia
Earth science of accurately measuring and understanding Earth's figure. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Science of the geometric shape, orientation in space, and gravitational field of Earth Wikidata
Someone who practices or studies geodesy. OmegaWiki
A subdivision of geophysics which includes determination of the size and shape of the earth, the earth's gravitational field, and the location of points fixed to the earth's crust in an earth-referred coordinate system. OmegaWiki
The discipline which deals with the measurement and representation of Earth, its gravitational field and geodynamic phenomena (polar motion, Earth tides, and crustal motion) in three-dimensional, time-varying space. Wiktionary
Scientific discipline. Wiktionary (translation)