star gauge

noun

Definition of star gauge

1 :an instrument for measuring bore diameters that consists of a long rod having a micrometer handle and a head fitted to receive adjustable radial steel points
2 :a count of the stars visible in standard areas in different portions of the heavens

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star-gauge

transitive verb

Definition of star-gauge

:to measure with a star gauge

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