English translation: harbour batimetries and surveys
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08:16 Aug 31, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO] Tech/Engineering
Bearing relative to heading or to the craft; the horizontal direction of a terrestrial point from a craft expressed as the angular difference between the heading and the direction. (n)
Note(s): Direction ((not with its other meaning of nautical acceptation)).
Generic term for the different types of bearings, applied here to the relative bearning. (j)
It is usually measured from 000° at the heading clockwise through 360°, but is sometimes measured from 0° at the heading either clockwise or counterclockwise through 180°, when it is designated right or left. (n)
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Yolanda Broad United States Local time: 10:34 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 668