verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of caliper
Examples from the Web for caliper
Hurrying to the Whim he returned with his lens, while from the mate he had borrowed a caliper, a two-foot rule and a sail needle.Wings of the Wind|Credo Harris
It is a 26-inch caliper, and will caliper up to 34 inches diameter.
But what are the facts left for our consideration in connection with caliper measurement?Antonio Stradivari|Horace William Petherick
The common sizes by caliper, or diameter of the trunk, are five-, seven- or nine-sixteenths of an inch.The Peaches of New York|U. P. Hedrick
In the upper left-hand part of the engraving the details of a useful addition to the caliper are shown.