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  • Cathetometer — Cath e*tom e*ter, n. [From Gr. ? vertical height + meter.] An instrument for the accurate measurement of small differences of height; esp. of the differences in the height of the upper surfaces of two columns of mercury or other fluid, or of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cathetometer — katetometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Nesąlytinis vertikaliojo atstumo tarp dviejų taškų matuoklis. Taškai gali būti ne vienoje vertikalėje. atitikmenys: angl. cathetometer vok. Kathetometer, n rus. катетометр,… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • cathetometer — katetometras statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. cathetometer vok. Kathetometer, n rus. катетометр, m pranc. cathétomètre, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • cathetometer — noun An instrument used to measure small vertical distances …   Wiktionary

  • cathetometer — cath·e·tom·e·ter (kath″ə tomґə tər) an instrument for aiding in the reading of thermometers, burets, and other equipment …   Medical dictionary

  • cathetometer — Смотри Катетометр …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • cathetometer — instrument for measuring short vertical distances Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • cathetometer — [ˌkaθɪ tɒmɪtə] noun a telescope mounted on a graduated scale, used for measurement of small vertical distances. Origin C19: from L. cathetus (from Gk kathetos perpendicular line , from kathienai send or let down ) + meter …   English new terms dictionary

  • cathetometer — cath·e·tom·e·ter …   English syllables

  • cathetometer — /kæθəˈtɒmətə/ (say kathuh tomuhtuh) noun Physics a small telescope so mounted on a graduated vertical pillar that it can move up and down it; used to measure small vertical lengths at a short distance …   Australian English dictionary

  • cathetometer —   n. instrument measuring small vertical distances with great accuracy …   Dictionary of difficult words

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