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Meaning of "rangefinding" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RANGEFINDING

rangefinding  [ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RANGEFINDING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rangefinding is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES RANGEFINDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of rangefinding in the English dictionary

The definition of rangefinding in the dictionary is the act or process of determining the distance of an object from the observer. Other definition of rangefinding is the process of determining a suitable dose of medication in the treatment of illness or disease.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RANGEFINDING


baby-minding
ˈbeɪbɪ ˈmaɪndɪŋ
binding
ˈbaɪndɪŋ
blinding
ˈblaɪndɪŋ
bookbinding
ˈbʊkbaɪndɪŋ
childminding
ˈtʃaɪldˌmaɪndɪŋ
ending
ˈɛndɪŋ
finding
ˈfaɪndɪŋ
grinding
ˈɡraɪndɪŋ
multiplepoinding
ˌmʌltɪpəlˈpɪndɪŋ
nonbinding
ˌnɒnˈbaɪndɪŋ
outstanding
ˌaʊtˈstændɪŋ
pathfinding
ˈpæθˌfaɪndɪŋ
pending
ˈpɛndɪŋ
rewinding
riːˈwaɪndɪŋ
spellbinding
ˈspelbaɪndɪŋ
spending
ˈspendɪŋ
standing
ˈstændɪŋ
surrounding
səˈraʊndɪŋ
understanding
ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋ
winding
ˈwaɪndɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RANGEFINDING

rang
ranga
rangatira
rangatiratanga
range
range light
range of significance
range pole
rangefinder
rangeland
ranger
Ranger Guide
rangership
rangi
rangier
rangiest
rangily
ranginess
ranging pole
ranging rod

WORDS THAT END LIKE RANGEFINDING

according
ascending
astounding
bonding
branding
commanding
defending
demanding
descending
expanding
founding
funding
grounding
landing
lending
long-standing
mending
notwithstanding
pounding
sounding
vending

Synonyms and antonyms of rangefinding in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rangefinding» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RANGEFINDING

Find out the translation of rangefinding to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of rangefinding from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rangefinding» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

测距
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

telemetría
570 millions of speakers

English

rangefinding
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

rangefinding
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

rangefinding
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дальномер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

rangefinding
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

rangefinding
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

télémétrie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Rangefinding
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Entfernungsmessung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

測距
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

rangefinding
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Rangefinding
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

rangefinding
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

rangefinding
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रेंजफंडिंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

rangefinding
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

telemetria
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rangefinding
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

далекомір
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

rangefinding
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μέτρηση αποστάσεων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

rangefinding
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avståndsmätning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

avstandsmåling
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rangefinding

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RANGEFINDING»

The term «rangefinding» is normally little used and occupies the 122.402 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RANGEFINDING» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «rangefinding» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «rangefinding» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rangefinding

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RANGEFINDING»

Discover the use of rangefinding in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rangefinding and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Assessing Performance: Designing, Scoring, and Validating ...
To accomplish all these goals, personnel from the scoring agency and the grant agency work with content experts to find concrete examples of all score points ( NCES, 2000; Welch, 2006). Rangefinding begins with a review of existing scoring ...
Robert L. Johnson, James A. Penny, Belita Gordon, 2009
2
Shooter's Bible Guide to Optics: The Most Comprehensive ...
GEOVID. LASER. RANGEFINDING. 15X56. MM. (also in 8x42 mm, 10x42 mm, and 8x56 mm) Weight (including batteries): 45.9 oz Length: 7 1/8 in Width: 5 1⁄4 in Interpupillary Distance: 56-74 mm Power: 15X Objective Diameter: 56 mm Exit  ...
Thomas McIntyre, 2012
3
Intelligent Production Machines and Systems - 2nd I*PROMS ...
This method, however, requires the use of cameras and in determination of the range value, relatively complex computations are needed. Given the aims of a simple, low-cost system, this method of laser rangefinding was deemed unsuitable.
Duc T. Pham, Eldaw E. Eldukhri, Anthony J. Soroka, 2011
4
Grand Fleet Battlecruisers
Bearing scales added to B and Y turrets Rangefinding baffles removed. Long and flying-off platforms to Q and Y. yard fitted to back of tripod below Rangefinding baffles removed. funnel height. 1918 HA rangefinder fitted on roof of control HA ...
Steve Backer, 2011
5
Computer Vision: Algorithms and Applications
This kind of active illumination has been used from the earliest days of machine vision to construct highly reliable sensors for estimating 3D depth images using a variety of rangefinding (or range sensing) techniques (Besl 1989; Curless 1999; ...
Richard Szeliski, 2010
6
Advances in Machine Vision
regions of the scene associated with the features extracted from the grey- level image. Intensity-guided rangefinding can speed up the process of 3-D data acquisition without requiring a sophisticated range sensor as long as range accuracy is ...
Jorge L.C. Sanz, 1989
7
Lasers and Optoelectronics: Fundamentals, Devices and ...
The frequencymodulated continuouswave (FMCW) laser rangefinding technique is similar to that followedin the case of its radar counterpart, thatis, FMCW radar. Thefrequencyof a narrowlinewidth laser is modulated with a ramp or sinusoidal ...
Maini, 2013
8
Guide to Advanced Turkey Hunting: How to Call and Decoy Even ...
Rangefinding. Devices. Laser rangefinders are a boon to turkey hunters, bowhunters in particular, and I highly recommend them. Readouts are almost instantaneous, and they are accurate to within a yard at bowhunting ranges. I wouldn't think ...
Richard Combs, 2012
9
Naval Firepower: Battleship Guns and Gunnery in the ...
Rangefinding Only once a ship's motion had been cancelled out did it really matter whether the range to the target was known. Attempts at naval rangefinding date back to at least the mid-nineteenth century.12 All involved some form of ...
Norman Friedman, 2013
10
Laser Rangefinding Techniques for Helicopter Fire Control ...
The concept of hardmounting a laser rangefinder to a helicopter airframe and having the pilot obtain the range to target by pointing the aircraft, was evaluated.
Albert C. Cappiella, FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA., 1975

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RANGEFINDING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term rangefinding is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Working hill pony wins gamekeeper prize of £2200 rangefinding
Working hill pony wins gamekeeper prize of £2,200 rangefinding binoculars. Shooting UK Editor; July 27, 2015; 0 Comments. Perfectly timed for use during the ... «ShootingUK, Jul 15»
2
Range Estimation Methods In Rifle Shooting
Putting aside technology in the form of laser rangefinders and rangefinding reticles, there are several methods available to the shooter for range estimation. «Daily Caller, May 15»
3
American Hunter Awards Bushnell with Golden Bullseye for 2015 …
The honor underscores the ability of the Fusion 1-Mile line to meld the best of Bushnell binoculars with world-leading laser rangefinding capabilities, providing ... «AmmoLand Shooting Sports News, Apr 15»
4
Leica Sport Optics Announces Special Opportunity on Rangefinders …
Allendale, NJ -(Ammoland.com)- Leica Sport Optics is offering a special opportunity to purchase all new Geovid rangefinding binoculars at 10 percent off the ... «AmmoLand.com, Nov 14»
5
Halo XRT Pairs Precision Rangefinding with a Great Price
Grand Prairie, TX -(Ammoland.com)- A quality, precise laser rangefinder is one of the most important tools in a serious hunter's pack. The Halo XRT from Halo ... «AmmoLand.com, Sep 14»
6
Gear Review: Bushnell's hottest optics on the prairie
We used the rangefinding binos extensively for 10 days and the battery remained at full power. Light transmission was impressive. It worked equally well in ... «Guns.com, Aug 14»
7
Hunting Gear: How to Get the Most Out of Your Rangefinder
Optical Quality: A rangefinder with a small objective lens made of plastic cannot hope to perform as well as a premium rangefinding binocular. Clearer optics ... «Outdoor Life Magazine, Apr 14»
8
L-3 to Supply Advanced Imaging Equipment to the Republic of …
L-3's new Scarab system is a modular laser designator equipped with rangefinding and an IR thermal imager, providing accurate target designation during the ... «Business Wire, Oct 13»
9
New firm TrackingPoint developing a guided long-range shooting …
What's the scope's rangefinding range and how does it measure wind and other atmospheric elements? Can it be fired if the scope or trigger system is broken or ... «Guns.com, Nov 12»
10
Scope Clutter and Reloading Advice
The Burris Eliminator laser rangefinding scope is bulky, and the batteries on the one I hunted with crapped out when the temperature got down around zero. «Field and Stream, Nov 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Rangefinding [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/rangefinding>. Jun 2021 ».
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