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protractornoun [C]

uk   /prəˈtræk.tər/  us   /prəˈtræk.tɚ/
a ​device used for ​measuring and ​drawingangles. It is usually in the ​form of ​half a ​circle made from ​transparentplastic with ​degreesprinted on it.
(Definition of protractor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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protractornoun [C]

 us   /proʊˈtræk·tər/
a ​device for ​measuring and ​drawingangles, usually ​shaped in a ​halfcircle and ​marked with ​degrees
(Definition of protractor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “protractor”
in Korean 각도기…
in Arabic مَنقَلة…
in Malaysian jangka sudut…
in French rapporteur…
in Chinese (Traditional) 量角器, 分度規…
in Italian goniometro…
in Spanish transportador…
in Vietnamese thước đo góc…
in Portuguese transferidor…
in Thai ไม้โปรแทรคเตอร์…
in German der Transporteur…
in Catalan transportador…
in Japanese 分度器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 量角器, 分度规…
in Indonesian protraktor, busur dejarat…
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