from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
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So, I'll apparently be able to enter the modern world and adapt my pace more easily than earlier (with my mechanical podometer and the stopwatch function of my cell phone).
Back in this simple, uncomplicated era you could smoke your way through the 'gratis' outdoor equipment catalogue, and no one saw any contradiction in exchanging guaranteed emphysema for a podometer, or a small family tent.