HyperDic: theodolite

English > 1 sense of the word theodolite:
NOUNartifacttheodolite, transita surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod
English > theodolite: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA surveying instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical angles, consisting of a small telescope mounted on a tripod.
Synonymtransit
Partsalidade, alidadsurveying instrument consisting of the upper movable part of a theodolite including the telescope and its attachments
Narrowertachymeter, tacheometerA theodolite designed for rapid measurements
Broadersurveying instrument, surveyor's instrumentAn instrument used by surveyors
Spanishteodolito
Catalanteodolit

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