Definitions

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  • n. A device, having a vertical scale and a movable headboard, for measuring a person's height

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A modified theodolite in which the directions are not read off, but marked upon a small sheet, which is changed at each station.

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Examples

  • The measuring device, which I later learned is called a stadiometer, had a bracket on a slider that went up and down on a post.

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  • They measured participants 'weight and height using a calibrated scale and a wall-mounted stadiometer at both 6 and 18 months.

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  • Standing height was measured with a Seca stadiometer to the nearest millimeter with the participant standing erect with back straight, heels together, and toes slightly apart at a 60 degree angle.

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