cyclometer

noun
cy·​clom·​e·​ter | \ sī-ˈklä-mə-tər How to pronounce cyclometer (audio) \

Definition of cyclometer

: a device made for recording the revolutions of a wheel and often used for registering distance traversed by a wheeled vehicle

First Known Use of cyclometer

1880, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cyclometer was in 1880

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“Cyclometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cyclometer. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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