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accelerometer

noun ac·cel·er·om·e·ter \ik-ˌse-lə-ˈrä-mə-tər, ak-\

Definition of ACCELEROMETER

:  an instrument for measuring acceleration or for detecting and measuring vibrations

Origin of ACCELEROMETER

International Scientific Vocabulary acceleration + -o- + -meter
First Known Use: circa 1890

accelerometer

noun ac·cel·er·om·e·ter \ik-ˌsel-ə-ˈräm-ət-ər, ak-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ACCELEROMETER

:  an instrument for measuring acceleration or for detecting and measuring vibrations

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