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  • n. An attachment to a surveyor's compass for keeping tally in chaining.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An attachment to a surveyor's compass for keeping tally in chaining.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In surveying, a small dial-plate having an index turned by a milled head underneath, used with the surveyor's compass to keep tally in measurement by chain.

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