Definition of Meter. Meaning of Meter. Synonyms of Meter

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Definition of Meter

Meter
Meter Me"ter, n. [From Mete to measure.] 1. One who, or that which, metes or measures. See Coal-meter. 2. An instrument for measuring, and usually for recording automatically, the quantity measured. Dry meter, a gas meter having measuring chambers, with flexible walls, which expand and contract like bellows and measure the gas by filling and emptying. W?t meter, a gas meter in which the revolution of a chambered drum in water measures the gas passing through it.
Meter
Meter Me"ter, n. A line above or below a hanging net, to which the net is attached in order to strengthen it.

Meaning of Meter from wikipedia

- The metre (Commonwealth spelling) or meter (American spelling; see spelling differences) (from the French unit mètre, from the Gr**** noun μέτρον, "measure")...
- The Meters are an American funk band formed in 1965 in New Orleans by Zigaboo Modeliste (drums), George Porter Jr. (b****), Leo Nocentelli (guitar) and...
- A pH meter is a scientific instrument that measures the hydrogen-ion activity in water-based solutions, indicating its acidity or alkalinity expressed...
- An electricity meter, electric meter, electrical meter, energy meter, or kilowatt-hour meter is a device that measures the amount of electric energy consumed...
- "Powell equals second fastest 100 meters time". Reuters. Retrieved 5 December 2018. "Justin Gatlin runs fastest 100 meters in world this year". ESPN. 15 May...
- A smart meter is an electronic device that records information such as consumption of electric energy, voltage levels, current, and power factor. Smart...
- In photography, the metering mode refers to the way in which a camera determines exposure. Cameras generally allow the user to select between spot, center-weighted...
- Water metering is the practice of measuring water use. Water meters measure the volume of water used by residential and commercial building units that...
- The E-meter, originally the electropsychometer, is an electronic device for displaying the electrodermal activity (EDA) of a human being. It is used for...
- A volume unit (VU) meter or standard volume indicator (SVI) is a device displaying a representation of the signal level in audio equipment. The original...