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Definition of Meters

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 Meters from wikipedia

- The metre (Commonwealth spelling) or meter (American spelling; see spelling differences) (from the French unit mètre, from the Gr**** noun μέτρον, "measure")...
- with the Meters, to a sold-out crowd. The Original Meters also pla**** a set at the 2011 Voodoo Experience in New Orleans. On May 5, 2012 The Meters returned...
- The 400 metres, or 400-meter dash, is a sprint event in track and field competitions. It has been featured in the athletics programme at the Summer Olympics...
- "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...
- the cage sinks 47 meters below the surface to the ocean floor and out of communication range with the boat. Kate swims up seven meters to resume communication...
- A lane meter (or lanes in meters) is a unit of deck area in roll-on/roll-off ships, cargo vessels where containers or other cargo, including ferried vehicles...
- many modern meters can detect or compensate for them. The owner of the meter normally secures the meter against tampering. Revenue meters' mechanisms...
- attempts to darken an excessively bright scene. This mode meters a larger area than spot metering (around 10–15% of the entire frame), and is generally used...
- The 200 metres, or 200-meter dash, is a sprint running event. On an outdoor 400 metre racetrack, the race begins on the curve and ends on the home straight...
- Additionally, there are electromechanical meters, like prepaid water meters and automatic meter reading meters. The latter integrates an electronic measurement...