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planometer

[pluh-nom-i-ter] /pləˈnɒm ɪ tər/
noun, Machinery
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; plano-1 + -meter
Related forms
planometry, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for planometer

planometer

/plæˈnɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
a flat metal plate used for directly testing the flatness of metal surfaces in accurate metalwork
Derived Forms
planometric (ˌpleɪnəˈmɛtrɪk) adjective
planometrically, adverb
planometry, noun
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