planigraph


planigraph
instrument for copying drawings at a different scale

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • planigraph — raf, rȧf noun Etymology: plani + graph : planigram * * * planigraphy /pleuh nig reuh fee/, n. /play ni graf , grahf , plan i /, n. Med. an x ray photograph in which a given plane of the body is well defined and those above and below it purposely …   Useful english dictionary

  • planigraph — planigraphy /pleuh nig reuh fee/, n. /play ni graf , grahf , plan i /, n. Med. an x ray photograph in which a given plane of the body is well defined and those above and below it purposely out of focus. Also, planigram /play ni gram , plan i /.… …   Universalium

  • planigraph — n. X ray image that focuses on one specific plane of the body …   English contemporary dictionary

  • planigraph — pla·ni·graph …   English syllables

  • plani- — var. of plano 1: planigraph. * * * …   Universalium

  • Scientific Instruments — Have you ever been in the middle of a class lecture, medical examination or episode of Star Trek only to realise suddenly that you have no clue what all those gizmos, gadgets and other scientific instruments actually do? If so, your problems are… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • stereoplanigraph — stereo·planigraph …   English syllables

  • stereoplanigraph — “+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary stere + planigraph : an instrument for making topographic maps from observations made with a stereocomparator …   Useful english dictionary


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