snickometer

World English Dictionary
Snickometer (snɪˈkɒmɪtə)
 
n
cricket trademark a device, which uses sound waves recorded by the stump microphone, employed by TV commentators to determine whether or not a batsman has made contact with the ball
 
[C20: from snick (sense 5) + -meter]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: snicket
Next Definition: snide
Words Near: snickometer
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for snickometer
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing snickometer
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature