Meaning of DIALING in English

p.pr. & ·vb.n. of dial.

2. dialing ·noun the art of constructing dials; the science which treats of measuring time by dials.

3. dialing ·noun a method of surveying, especially in mines, in which the bearings of the courses, or the angles which they make with each other, are determined by means of the circumferentor.

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