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clinograph

[klahy-nuh-graf, -grahf] /ˈklaɪ nəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
(in mining, construction, etc.) an instrument that records the deviation of boreholes or the like from the vertical.
2.
Drafting. a pair of straightedges hinged together so as to be adjustable to any angle.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; clino- + -graph
Related forms
clinographic
[klahy-nuh-graf-ik] /ˌklaɪ nəˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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