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altimeter

noun [C] uk   /ˈæl.tɪ.miː.tər/  us   /ælˈtɪm.ə.t̬ɚ/
a device used in an aircraft to measure how high it is from the ground
Translations of “altimeter”
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於飛行器的)測高儀,高度表…
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于飞行器的)测高仪,高度表…
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