in-clinometer

inclinometer

[in-kluh-nom-i-ter]
noun
1.
Aeronautics. an instrument for measuring the angle an aircraft makes with the horizontal.
2.
Physics. dip needle.

Origin:
1835–45; incline + -o- + -meter

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inclinometer (ˌɪnklɪˈnɒmɪtə)
 
n
1.  an aircraft instrument for indicating the angle that an aircraft makes with the horizontal
2.  another name for dip circle

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