from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A device used to measure the depth of water in a river, and sometimes used to record its rise and fall

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument for measuring the height of water in a river; a river gauge.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An apparatus for determining the height of water in a river; a river-gage.


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