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[pleyn-tey-buh l] /ˈpleɪnˌteɪ bəl/

verb (used with or without object), plane-tabled, plane-tabling.
to survey with a plane table.
noun, Surveying.
a drawing board mounted on a tripod, used in the field, with an alidade, for surveying tracts of land.
a surveying instrument consisting of a drawing board mounted on adjustable legs, and used in the field for plotting measurements directly
to survey (a plot of land) using a plane table


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