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al•tim•e•ter



Pronunciation: (al-tim'i-tur, al'tu-mē"tur), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/altimeter.html on line 77 [key]
n.
1. a sensitive aneroid barometer that is graduated and calibrated, used chiefly in aircraft for finding distance above sea level, terrain, or some other reference point by a comparison of air pressures.
2. any device used for the same purpose that operates by some other means, as by radio waves.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/altimeter.html on line 120 altimeter (Encyclopedia)

 

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