Meaning of plane table

plane' ta"ble

Pronunciation: [key]
— Survey. Survey.
  1. a drawing board mounted on a tripod, used in the field, with an alidade, for surveying tracts of land.

plane-ta•ble

Pronunciation: (plān'tā"bul), [key]
— -bled, -bling.
  1. to survey with a plane table.
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