an instrument for determining the magnifying power of telescopes.
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The ratio of the diameter of the object glass to that of the image as seen in the dynameter gives the power of the instrument.Visual Signaling | Signal Corps United States Army
The end of the dynameter next to the eyepiece of the instrument is ruled with a series of lines one-hundredth of an inch apart.Visual Signaling | Signal Corps United States Army
dynameter, dī-nam′e-tėr, n. an instrument for measuring the magnifying power of a telescope.
British Dictionary definitions for dynameter
an instrument for determining the magnifying power of telescopes
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