from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An instrument for measuring angles.
- noun An apparatus for testing the distance between the rails of a railway line, and detecting inequalities of elevation.
- noun A meteorological instrument consisting of a combination of thermometer and hair-hygrometer for the determination of temperature, humidity, dew-point, etc.
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