- instrument for measuring distances
Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.
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stenometer — stə̇ˈnäməd.ə(r), mətə noun Etymology: sten + meter : an instrument for measuring distances consisting of a telescope mounted on a tripod and fitted with a micrometer screw so that the distance may be measured to a rod carrying two targets a known … Useful english dictionary
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