intercalibration

noun in·ter·cal·i·bra·tion \ ˌin-tər-ˌka-lə-ˈbrā-shən \

Definition of intercalibration

plural intercalibrations
: calibration between two or more instruments or sets of data
  • required intercalibration between all instruments
  • an intercalibration exercise/study

First Known Use of intercalibration

1892

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