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- n. A type of instrument used to the depth of the ocean.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An instrument for taking soundings at sea.
- n. A simple apparatus for gaging the depth of liquids in wells and tanks.
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- n. an instrument that measures the depth of water
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