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range finder

also range·find·er (rānj′fīn′dər)
n.
Any of various optical, electronic, or acoustical instruments used to determine the distance of an object from the observer.

range′find′er adj.

rangefinder

(ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndə)
n
1. (Tools) an instrument for determining the distance of an object from the observer, esp in order to sight a gun or focus a camera
2. (Surveying) another word for tacheometer
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rangefinder - a measuring instrument (acoustic or optical or electronic) for finding the distance of an objectrangefinder - a measuring instrument (acoustic or optical or electronic) for finding the distance of an object
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
Translations

rangefinder

[ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndəʳ] N (Mil, Phot) → telémetro m

rangefinder

[ˈreɪndʒfaɪndər] ntélémètre m

rangefinder

rangefinder

[ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndəʳ] ntelemetro
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a subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, is pleased to announce the release of the Nikon Laser Rangefinder MONARCH 3000 STABILIZED a new, further improved model of the MONARCH 7i VR Laser Rangefinder.
It's not cheap, but it puts the rangefinder and binos in the same package.
Frantically I grabbed another arrow, and just as the buck hobbled 30 yards downrange, I swiveled the rangefinder on the deer's side, snapped a reading, and then hit full draw once again.
Other tools we need include a chronograph and a laser rangefinder.
The first laser rangefinder I saw in the field was Russian military surplus, just after the Iron Curtain fell.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian snipers will soon become invisible to the enemy with the help of an innovative new rangefinder, being developed by a Moscow-based company.
WE SELECTED FIVE ATTRIBUTES OF A SUCCESSFUL RANGEFINDER AND THOROUGHLY TESTED EACH MODEL.
Regardless what or where you're hunting, sooner or later you'll wish you had a (2) Rangefinder.
NTS uses two key pieces of equipment to accurately measure height: a clinometer, which is a mechanical device that measures the vertical component of the angle between your eye and a targeted object, and a laser rangefinder, which sends a laser pulse in a narrow beam towards the object and measures the time it takes for the pulse to be reflected off the target and returned to the sender.
The Scout DX 1000 ARC laser rangefinder provides distance readings from 5 to 1,000 yards with +/- 1/2-yard precision.
Ideal for cubing, the AccuLazr bar code scanning and dimensioning system combines an Axiom-X laser bar code scanner with RangeFinder technology.