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The rules of surveying area fell under the broad science of measurement called ‘ilm al-misaha, and that of leveling fields and irrigation canals part of ‘ilm al-mizan (“the science of the balance”). In order to ascertain the gradient of the route of an irrigation canal, various kinds of level were used. These were described in treatises devoted to ‘ilm al-mizan (“the science of the balance”). On large-scale, government-directed canal projects, as in the Tigris and Euphrates basin, labor costs were figured by calculating the volume of the canal algebraically.
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