datum point
Any reference point of known or assumed coordinates from which calculation or measurements may be taken. See also pinpoint.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • datum point — noun A reference point against which measurements and comparisons can be made • • • Main Entry: ↑datum * * * datum level, datum line, datum plane, or datum point, a level, line, plane, or point, from which heights a …   Useful english dictionary

  • datum point — atskaitos taškas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Orientyras, kurio koordinatės žinomos ir kuriuo remiantis skaičiuojama ar matuojama. atitikmenys: angl. datum point pranc. datum ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – tiksliai nustatytas taškas dar žiūrėk –… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • datum point — noun A point which serves as a reference or base for the measurement of other quantities …   Wiktionary

  • datum point — n. point from which heights and depths are measured (Engineering, Surveying) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • datum level — datum line, datum level or datum plane noun The horizontal baseline from which heights and depths are measured • • • Main Entry: ↑datum * * * datum level, datum line, datum plane, or …   Useful english dictionary

  • datum plane — datum line, datum level or datum plane noun The horizontal baseline from which heights and depths are measured • • • Main Entry: ↑datum * * * datum level, datum line, datum plane, or …   Useful english dictionary

  • datum plane — /ˈdeɪtəm pleɪn/ (say daytuhm playn) noun a plane, level, line, etc., from which heights and depths are calculated or measured. Also, datum level, datum line, datum point …   Australian English dictionary

  • datum — atskaitos taškas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Orientyras, kurio koordinatės žinomos ir kuriuo remiantis skaičiuojama ar matuojama. atitikmenys: angl. datum point pranc. datum ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – tiksliai nustatytas taškas dar žiūrėk –… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Datum — is the singular form of data . Datum may also refer to: Datum (geodesy), a standard position or level that measurements are taken from Datum (magazine), an Austrian monthly magazine Kavala or Datum, a city in ancient Macedonia Omne Datum Optimum …   Wikipedia

  • Datum — Da tum, n.; pl. {Data}. [L. See 2d {Date}.] 1. Something given or admitted; a fact or principle granted; that upon which an inference or an argument is based; used chiefly in the plural. [1913 Webster] Any writer, therefore, who . . . furnishes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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