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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of several instruments that are used to measure the thickness of something.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as pachometer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument for measuring small thicknesses. One form determines the thickness of paper; another is adapted for measuring the thickness of glass. Also pachometer.


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