verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for telemeter
This telemeter was one of the first that was tried in our military ports, and gave therein most satisfactory results.
Telemeter control from Alpine fired the first braking rockets.First on the Moon|Jeff Sutton
British Dictionary definitions for telemeter
Word Origin and History for telemeter
1860, a rangefinder for surveying and artillery, from French télémètre (1852), from télé- "far" (see tele-) + mètre "meter" (see -meter). Used from 1953 for a pay-as-you-watch TV system with a coin box attached to the set.