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-meter

CIDE DICTIONARY

-meter,  [L. metrum measure, or the allied Gr. . See Meter rhythm.].
     A suffix denoting that by which anything is measured; as, barometer, chronometer, dynamometer.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

-meter, comb. form 1 forming nouns denoting measuring instruments (barometer).
2 Prosody forming nouns denoting lines of poetry with a specified number of measures (pentameter).


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