Quadrat

A sampling unit used to assess density of organisms.
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Quadrat

Quad'rat noun [ French quadrat , cadrat . See Quadrate .] 1. (Print.) A block of type metal lower than the letters, -- used in spacing and in blank lines. [ Abbrev. quad.] 2. An old instrument used for taking altitudes; -- called also geometrical square
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quadrat

Sample units or plots that vary in size, shape, number and arrangements, depending on the nature of the vegetation, site conditions and purpose of study. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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Quadrat

• (n.) A block of type metal lower than the letters, -- used in spacing and in blank lines. • (n.) An old instrument used for taking altitudes; -- called also geometrical square, and line of shadows.
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Quadrat

[hieroglyph block] A quadrat block (or quadrate block) is a virtual rectangle or square in Egyptian hieroglyphic text. The glyphs (hieroglyphs) can be variable in number within the virtual block, though they are often proportioned according to variable standardized rules of scribal methods. The definition for the block in Illustrated Hierog...
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Quadrat

a small sample plot, usually square or rectangular (Ralph 1980:578).
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Quadrat

a sampling unit used to measure the number of individuals within a specific area.
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Quadrat

A quadrat is a small plot used in ecology and geography to isolate a standard unit of area for study of the distribution of an item over a large area. While originally rectangular, modern quadrats can be rectangular, circular, irregular, etc.,. The quadrat is suitable for sampling plants, slow-moving animals (such as millipedes and insects), and s...
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Quadrat

a small sample plot, usually square or rectangular (Ralph 1981578).
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Quadrat

A small rectangular plot laid off, as in a forest, range, pasture, or cultivated field, for the study of vegetation or animals. Also called a quadrant.
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Quadrat

An ecological sampling unit that consists of a square frame of known area. The quadrat is used for q
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quadrat

small square block used as a space in printing
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