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English definition of “altimeter”

altimeter

noun [C]     /ˈæl.tɪ.miː.tər/ US  /ælˈtɪm.ə.t̬ɚ/
a device used in an aircraft to measure how high it is from the groundParts of aeroplanes
(Definition of altimeter noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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