- an instrument that measures circular arcs.
- a device for recording the revolutions of a wheel and hence the distance traversed by a wheeled vehicle; odometer.
Origin of cyclometer
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Examples from the Web for cyclometer
Miss Wheeler was bending over her cyclometer, but her reply was inaudible.The White Shield
The cyclometer will record the distance accurately and it can be read off easily.
I can tell, because Ive got a cyclometer that registers the truth.The Motor Boys Over the Rockies
He had taken note of the cyclometer at the time he passed Felix Wagner.Great Hike
The following table of miles walked were measured from exact diary notes with bicycle and cyclometer after the fast was broken.The No Breakfast Plan and the Fasting-Cure
Edward Hooker Dewey
- a device that records the number of revolutions made by a wheel and hence the distance travelled
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