Meaning of ALTIMETER in English

ALTIMETER

noun

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A laser altimeter will measure the distance to Eros, gradually assembling a detailed topographical map.

He watched the altimeter unwind and felt his straps grip as the desert floor swung up to face him.

He watched the altimeter unwind and he blinked repeatedly as his Kittyhawk smashed through the tortured, blackened air.

I looked at the altimeter , but it was too dim to read.

I was detailed to get the altimeter .

National Aeronautics and Space Administration engineers touted an experiment aboard Endeavour called the shuttle laser altimeter .

Then I noticed my digital altimeter watch had gone blank, a casualty.

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