pedometer

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pe·dom·e·ter

 (pĭ-dŏm′ĭ-tər)
n.
An instrument that gauges the approximate distance traveled on foot by registering the number of steps taken.

pedometer

(pɪˈdɒmɪtə)
n
(Civil Engineering) a device containing a pivoted weight that records the number of steps taken in walking and hence the distance travelled

pe•dom•e•ter

(pəˈdɒm ɪ tər)

n.
an instrument that measures the distance walked or run by recording the number of steps taken.
[1723; < French pédomètre=péd- (< Latin ped-, s. of pēs foot; see pedi-) + -omètre (see -o-, -meter)]

pedometer

a device for measuring distance traversed on foot.
See also: Instruments
a device that measures the distance walked by counting the number of steps taken.
See also: Distance
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pedometer - measuring instrument for recording the number of steps taken in walking
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
Translations

pedometer

[pɪˈdɒmɪtəʳ] Npodómetro m

pedometer

nPedometer nt, → Schrittzähler m

pedometer

[pɪˈdɒmɪtəʳ] npedometro, contapassi m inv
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Connected by Bluetooth to a smartphone, the watch lets you receive calls and messages without removing your mobile from your pocket, as well as measuring the steps you take with a podometer and even following your sleep pattern.