Associations to the word «Tachymeter»

Wiktionary

TACHYMETER, noun. A surveying instrument for quickly finding distances.
TACHYMETER, noun. A speed indicator; a tachometer.

Dictionary definition

TACHYMETER, noun. A theodolite designed for rapid measurements.

Wise words

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