Definition of scale

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scale

'scale' is an military term meaning '(DOD,NATO) The ratio or fraction between the distance on a map, chart, or photograph and the corresponding distance on the surface of the Earth. See also conversion scale; graphic scale; photographic scale; principal scale'.

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