milometer

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milometer

(maɪˈlɒmɪtə)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a variant spelling of mileometer
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.milometer - a meter that shows mileage traversedmilometer - a meter that shows mileage traversed
meter - any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
Translations

milometer

[maɪˈlɒmɪtər] n (British)compteur m kilométrique

milometer

mileometer [maɪˈlɒmətəʳ] n (Brit) → contachilometri m inv
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First, in Nottingham, Maxwell Alvey has admitted ten counts of fraud after he wiped MILLIONS of miles off van milometers.
He also sold cars that had done at least 30,000 more miles than was indicated on the milometers.
William Carroll, 32, of Four Acres Caravan Site in Cirencester bought high mileage white commercial vans and "clocked" them by turning the milometers back, Abergavenny magistrates were told.
The inquiry, which is a joint effort by the Proceeds of Crime Team, CID officers and trading standards, has been investigating "car clocking", where high mileage cars are bought at auction and then false service histories are created and milometers adjusted so the vehicles are worth more.
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