meteorological datum plane


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meteorological datum plane

[‚med·ē·ə·rə′läj·ə·kəl ′dad·əm ‚plān]
(ordnance)
Reference plane assumed as a basis or starting point for atmospheric data furnished to artillery; its altitude is that of the meteorological station.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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