countergauge

noun
coun·​ter·​gauge
variants: or countergage \ ˈkau̇ntə(r)+ˌ-​ \

Definition of countergauge

: an adjustable gauge with double points for transferring measurements from one piece of lumber to another

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History and Etymology for countergauge

counter- + gauge, gage

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“Countergauge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/countergauge. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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