slide rule Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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slide rulenoun [C]

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a ​long, ​narrowdevice for ​calculatingnumbers with a ​middlepart that ​slidesbackwards and ​forwards
(Definition of slide rule from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slide rule”
in Chinese (Simplified) 计算尺,滑尺…
in Chinese (Traditional) 計算尺,滑尺…
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