adjective see bathymetry

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  • Bathymetric — Bath y*met ric, Bathymetrical Bath y*met ric*al, a. Pertaining to bathymetry; relating to the measurement of depths, especially of depths in the sea. {Bath y*met ric*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bathymetric — adj. [Gr. bathys, deep; metron, measure] 1. Pertaining to the science of measuring depths of oceans, seas or other large bodies of water. 2. Pertaining to the vertical or altitudinal distribution of organisms …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • bathymetric — See bathymetry. * * * …   Universalium

  • bathymetric — adjective Of, pertaining to, or derived from bathymetry …   Wiktionary

  • bathymetric — bathy·metric …   English syllables

  • bathymetric — adjective of or relating to measurements of the depths of oceans or lakes • Syn: ↑bathymetrical • Pertains to noun: ↑bathymetry (for: ↑bathymetrical), ↑bathymetry • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bathymetric chart — A bathymetric chart is the submerged equivalent of an above water topographic map. Bathymetric charts are designed to present accurate, measurable description and visual presentation of the submerged terrain. In an ideal case, the joining of a… …   Wikipedia

  • bathymetric contour — gylio kontūras statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Linija, jungianti vienodo gylio taškus žemiau hidrografinio atskaitos taško. atitikmenys: angl. bathymetric contour; depth contour; depth curve pranc. courbe bathymétrique; ligne bathymétrique;… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • bathymetric contour — See depth contour …   Military dictionary

  • bathymetric chart — a map of a water body showing depth contour lines …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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