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English definition of “calipers”


noun [plural] (TOOL) (UK also callipers)     /ˈkæl.ɪ.pəz/ US  /-pɚz/
a device for measuring widths or distances , consisting of two long , thin pieces of metal fixed together at one endWeighing, measuring and counting devices
(Definition of calipers noun (TOOL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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