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An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a name is given ; but subdivisions are used for many purposes. Among mechanics the inch is commonly divided into eighths. By the officers of the revenue, and by scientific persons, it is divided into tenths,...
Mathematics for Practical Men - Página 15
por Olinthus Gregory - 1833 - 427 páginas
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## The Royal Kalendar, and Court and City Register for England, Scotland ...

1889
...Pole» Furlongs I Foot I Yard 1 Hod or Pole 1 Furlong I Mile !1 Degree of a Great Circle of the Earth. An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a...mechanics, the inch is commonly divided into eighths. Ну the officers of the revenue, and by scientific persons, H is divided into tenths, hundredth*,...
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## A Dictionary of the Military Science: Containing an Explanation of the ...

E. S. Norman Campbell - 1830 - 284 páginas
...a foot. is given, but subdivisions are used for many purposes. Among Mechanics the inch is usually divided into eighths. By the officers of the Revenue,...hundredths, &c. Formerly it was made to consist of twelve parts, called lines, but these have latterly fallen into disuse. INCIDENCE. The direction in...
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## Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volumen8

...40 poles 1^ 1 furlong 8 furlongs = 1 mile C9 1-15 miles — 1 degree of a great circle of the earth. An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a...hundredths, &c. Formerly, it was made to consist of twelve parts, called lines ; liut these have properly fallen into disuse. Particular Measures of Lctiglh....
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## Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volumen8

...pole -10 (Miles ~ furlong 8 furlongs ~ mile 69 1-15 miles — degree of a great circle of the earth. An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a...mechanics, the inch is commonly divided into eighths. ]iy the officers of the revenue, and by scientific persons, it is divided into tenths, hmidredtlis,...
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## popular dictionary

francis lieber - 1831
...alterations in the weights and measures. The measures now in use in England and the U. States are к follows: An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a name is given, but subdivisions arc used for many purposes. Among mechanics, the inch is commonly divided into eighths. By the officers...
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## Mathematics for Practical Men: Being a Common-place Book of Principles ...

Olinthus Gregory - 1834 - 427 páginas
...all European, and most other, countries. 1. MEASURE OF LENGTH. 12 Inches =1 Foot 3 Feet =1 Yard. 5i Yards = 1 Rod or Pole. 40 Poles =1 Furlong. 8 Furlongs...Among mechanics the inch is commonly divided into eightks. By the officers of the revenue, and by scientific persons, it is divided into tenths, hundredths,...
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## Mathematics for Practical Men: Being a Common-place Book of Principles ...

Olinthus Gregory - 1834 - 427 páginas
...inaccurate. We do not, in fact, yet know the length of a seconds ARITHMETIC : WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. pendulum at London, vibrating in the circumstances...lines, but these have properly fallen into disuse. Particular Measures of Length. A Nail = Quarter= Yard = Ell = Hand = Fathom = Link = Chain Inches T...
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## The Engineer's and Mechanic's Encyclopædia: Comprehending ..., Volumen2

Luke Hebert - 1835
...pole. 40 poles = 1 furlong. 8 furlongs = 1 mile. 69Í mues = 1 degree of a great circle of the earth. An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a name is given, but mechanics subdivide it generally into eighths and sixteenths ; measures or " rules " are however constructed...
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## The engineer's and mechanic's encyclopædia, Volumen2

Luke Hebert - 1836
...= 69¿ miles = 1 yard. 1 rod or pole. 1 furlong. . 1 mile. 1 degree of a great circle of the earth. An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a name is given, but mechanics subdivide it generally into eighths and sixteenths ; measures or " rules " are however constructed...
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## Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volumen8

...furlongs ~ 69 1-15 miles =. oot yard rod, or pole furlong mile (ki;Tec of a great circle of the carlh. An inch is the smallest lineal measure to which a name is given, hut subdivisions are used for many purposes. Among mechanics, the inch is commonly divided into eighths....
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