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telemeter

noun tele·me·ter \ˈte-lə-ˌmē-tər\

Definition of telemeter

  1. 1 :  an instrument for measuring the distance of an object from an observer

  2. 2 :  an electrical apparatus for measuring a quantity (as pressure, speed, or temperature) and transmitting the result especially by radio to a distant station



Origin of telemeter

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1860


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telemeter

verb tele·me·ter

Definition of telemeter

  • transitive verb
    1. :  to transmit (as the measurement of a quantity) by telemeter

    2. intransitive verb
    3. :  to telemeter the measurement of a quantity



    1925

    First Known Use of telemeter

    1925


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