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dimension analysis

dimension analysis The detailed measurement of plant dimensions in productivity studies. Control studies enable estimation of allometric (see ALLOMETRY) relationships between external dimensions and dry-matter production, so that in future studies destructive sampling (harvesting techniques) is unnecessary. Dimension analysis has particular relevance to forest productivity studies and has been much used.

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dimension analysis

dimension analysis The detailed measurement of plant dimensions in productivity studies. Control studies enable estimation of allometric (see allometry) relationships between external dimensions and dry-matter production, so that in future studies destructive sampling is unnecessary. Dimension analysis has particular relevance to forest productivity studies and has been much used.

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"dimension analysis." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 12 Dec. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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"dimension analysis." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved December 12, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/dimension-analysis