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clinometer

noun cli·nom·e·ter \klī-ˈnä-mə-tər\

Definition of CLINOMETER

:  any of various instruments for measuring angles of elevation or inclination

Origin of CLINOMETER

Greek klinein to lean
First Known Use: 1811

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