speed indicator


noun

an instrument for counting the number of revolutions of a gasoline engine.

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Also called speed counter.

Origin of speed indicator

First recorded in 1855–60
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Example sentences from the Web for speed indicator

  • You've seen our ray, of course, but have you looked at your speed-indicator?

    The Passing of Ku Sui|Anthony Gilmore