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Words related to geodesy

the branch of geology that studies the shape of the earth and the determination of the exact position of geographical points

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European Vertical Reference System (EVRS), in Veroffentlichungen der Bayerischen Kommission fur die internationale Erdmessung der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften.
In 2007 the measurements at two points were repeated by a team from Institut fdr Erdmessung (IfE), Leibniz Universitat Hannover, Germany.
The second reason can be found in a letter sent to me in 1982 from the University of Hannover's Institut fur Theoretish Geodesie, now renamed the Institut fur Erdmessung, literally "Earth measurement.
The calibration line was measured in its totality within the framework of this project with absolute gravity stations established by the Institut fur Erdmessung (IFE) of the University of Hannover, Germany between 1989-1991.
3, Veroffentlichungen der Bayerischen Kommission fur die Internationale Erdmessung, Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Munich, 184-199.