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spherometer

[ sfi-rom-i-ter ]
/ sfɪˈrɒm ɪ tər /
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noun
an instrument for measuring the curvature of spheres and curved surfaces.
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Origin of spherometer

1820–30; <French sphéromètre;see sphero-, -meter
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British Dictionary definitions for spherometer

spherometer
/ (sfɪəˈrɒmɪtə) /

noun
an instrument for measuring the curvature of a surface
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