adding machine

a machine capable of adding numbers and sometimes capable of performing the other arithmetic functions of subtraction, multiplication, and division: such machines are now obsolescent, having been replaced in most applications by electronic calculators.

1870–75, Americanism Unabridged
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adding machine
a mechanical device, operated manually or electrically, for adding and often subtracting, multiplying, and dividing

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Example sentences
Ability to operate an adding machine and calculator.
Run an adding machine tape of all checks and record this total on the deposit
Measure the distance traveled using adding machine tape.
Use inventory forms and adding machine tapes as the only evidence for your
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