declinometer


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declinometer

(ˌdɛklɪˈnɒmɪtə)
n
(General Physics) an instrument for measuring magnetic declination
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Noun1.declinometer - an instrument for measuring magnetic declinationdeclinometer - an instrument for measuring magnetic declination
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
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In 10x10 m samples, the following parameters were measured: altitude (measured by GPS), slope degree (measured by declinometer), slope aspect (measured with GPS, east = 1, southeast = 2, south = 3,.....northeast = 8), position on slope (divided into low, mid-low, medium, mid- high, high valuing from 1 to 5, respectively), diameter of tree (cm), height of tree (m), cover of tree (%), distance to path (divided into five different intervals from the spot as 0-100, 101-200, 201-300, 301-400 and over 401 m, valuing from 1 to 5, respectively), distance to water (m) (measured by tape measure).