dendrometer


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dendrometer

[den′dräm·əd·ər]
(forestry)
A device used to measure a tree's height and diameter using principles based on the relation of the sides of similar triangles.
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Daily cycles of changes in the stem volume: measurements in Rekyva, Aukstuma and Kereplis (a), the averages of the cycles of the stem volume and the distribution of daily mean temperature measured using dendrometers (b), daily cycle of the stem volume defined by other authors (King et al.
All changes in the stem volume and temperature were measured using dendrometers, data on precipitation were obtained from Rekyvas meteorology station and data on cloud cover--from Siauliai meteorology station
Dimension analysis and dendrometers will be used to measure tree and shrub growth.