Graticule
Graticule Grat"i*cule, n. [F. See {Graticulation.}] A design or draught which has been divided into squares, in order to reproduce it in other dimensions. [1913 Webster]

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  • graticule — ● graticule ou craticule nom masculin Feuille de papier tendue sur un châssis et comportant un quadrillage, destinée à recevoir la reproduction réduite ou agrandie d un dessin. graticule [gʀatikyl] n. m. ÉTYM. 1701; ital. graticola, proprt «… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • graticule — geografinis koordinatinis tinklas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Kartografijoje – linijos, vaizduojančios Žemės rutulio platumų lygiagretes ir ilgumų dienovidinius. atitikmenys: angl. graticule pranc. graticule ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – rėmelio… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • graticule — geografinis koordinatinis tinklas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Vaizdų interpretacijoje. atitikmenys: angl. graticule pranc. graticule ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – matavimo žymė …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • graticule — 1. In cartography, a network of lines representing the Earth …   Military dictionary

  • graticule — noun Etymology: French, from Latin craticula fine latticework, diminutive of cratis wickerwork, hurdle Date: 1914 1. reticle 2. the network of lines of latitude and longitude upon which a map is drawn …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • GRATICULE — n. m. Châssis qui sert à graticuler …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • graticule — a network of fine lines, dots, cross hairs, or wires in the focal plane of the eyepiece of an optical instrument. Used to measure the size of such objects as eggs of fishes. Also called reticle or reticule …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • graticule — /grat i kyoohl /, n. 1. Navig. a network of parallels and meridians on a map or chart. 2. Optics. a reticle. [1885 90; < F < L craticula, dim. of cratis. See GRATE2, CULE] * * * …   Universalium

  • graticule — noun a) A grid of horizontal and vertical lines. b) The network of lines of latitude and longitude that make a up a coordinate system such as the one used on the Earth …   Wiktionary

  • graticule — (gra ti ku l ) s. f. Châssis préparé pour réduire un tableau. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. craticula, petite claie, petite grille, diminutif de crates, claie …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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