Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An instrument that records the revolutions of a wheel to indicate distance traveled.
  • noun An instrument that measures circular arcs.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An instrument for recording the revolutions of a wheel or the distance traversed by a vehicle; an odometer.
  • noun A circle-squarer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A contrivance for recording the revolutions of a wheel, as of a bicycle.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A device that counts the revolutions of a bicycle wheel in order to indicate distance travelled.
  • noun An instrument for measuring circular arcs.
  • noun A machine used to decrypt Enigma machine ciphers.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

cyclo- + -meter

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