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  • n. A dynamometer for measuring the force required to draw wheel carriages on roads of different constructions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dynamometer for measuring the force required to draw wheel carriages on roads of different constructions.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument for ascertaining the degree of resistance which the surfaces of different kinds of roads offer to wheeled carriages, etc., passing over them. Also pirameter.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek a trail + -meter.

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