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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instrument to measure angles, especially one used by geologists to measure the dip of strata.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an instrument for measuring angles, esp. for ascertaining the dip of strata.
  • n. An instrument to measure angles, esp. one used by geologists to measure the dip of strata.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any instrument used for measuring angles; particularly, an instrument employed by geologists for measuring the dip of strata; a clinometer.
  • n. An instrument designed to show the variations in angular velocity of the revolving shaft of an engine.

Etymologies

angle +‎ meter (Wiktionary)

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