orograph

noun

oro·​graph
ˈōrəˌgraf,
-rȧf
: a machine used in making topographical maps that is operated by being pushed across country and that records both distances and elevations

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary oro- entry 1 + -graph

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“Orograph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orograph. Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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