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English definition of “meter”

meter

noun [C]     /ˈmiːtər/
FOR MEASURING a piece of equipment for measuring the amount of something such as electricity , time , or light : a gas / water meter a parking / taxi meterWeighing and measuring
UNIT US spelling of metre Weighing and measuringMeasurements of length and distanceArea, mass, weight and volume in general
(Definition of meter noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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