Meaning of METER in English

noun ·alt. of metre.

2. meter ·noun one who, or that which, metes or measures. ·see coal-meter.

3. meter ·noun a line above or below a hanging net, to which the net is attached in order to strengthen it.

4. meter ·noun an instrument for measuring, and usually for recording automatically, the quantity measured.

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