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The measurement of the depth of bodies of water.
bath′y·met′ric (băth′ə-mĕt′rĭk), bath′y·met′ri·cal adj.
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(Physical Geography) measurement of the depth of an ocean or other large body of water
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ba•thym•e•try(bəˈθɪm ɪ tri)
the measurement of the depths of oceans, seas, or other large bodies of water.
bath•y•met•ric (ˌbæθ əˈmɛ trɪk) bath`y•met′ri•cal, adj.
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the measurement of the depths of oceans, seas, or other large bodies of water. — bathymetric, bathymetrical. adj.See also: Depth
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