mecometer

[mi-kom-i-ter]
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noun Medicine/Medical.

a caliperlike instrument for measuring the length of newborn infants.

Nearby words

  1. mecklenburg-vorpommern,
  2. mecklenburg-west pomerania,
  3. mecklenburg–western pomerania,
  4. meclizine,
  5. meclofenamate sodium,
  6. mecon,
  7. meconic,
  8. meconism,
  9. meconium,
  10. meconium aspiration

Origin of mecometer

1850–55; < Greek mêko(s) length + -meter

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