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spherometer

[sfi-rom-i-ter] /sfɪˈrɒm ɪ tər/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring the curvature of spheres and curved surfaces.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < French sphéromètre; see sphero-, -meter
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  • Alternatively, a spherometer or a profilometer are used for this measurement.
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spherometer

/sfɪəˈrɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
an instrument for measuring the curvature of a surface
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