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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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
Seasonal growth variations of pine, spruce, and birch recorded by band dendrometers on NE Lithuania, Baltic Forestry 17(2): 197-204.
Comparison of Optical Dendrometers for Prediction of Standing Tree Volume.
Evaluation of the Barr & Stroud FP15 and Criterion 400 Laser Dendrometers for Measuring Upper Stem Diameters and Heights.