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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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Fitness trackers range from simple step counters to more advanced gadgets that measure your sleep and heart rate, and even have built-in GPS so you know exactly how far you've walked or run.
In the UK, more than five million wearables (such as Fitbits and step counters) are now part of individuals' everyday lives - 1.96m were sold in 2017 alone.
The BLE-SWITCH001-GEVB Energy Harvesting Bluetooth Low Energy Switch is a complete reference design for energy harvesting applications including lighting, door and window control, and step counters. Featuring the RSL10 SIP and high-efficiency harvester switch from ZF Electronic, the battery-less switch offers the industry's lowest power consumption and is entirely self-powered.
You don't need an expensive branded one that tracks every aspect of your body's movement, you can find some cheap and cheerful movement and step counters online.
During the two-year study, researchers tracked their physical activity for seven days using accelerometers (step counters), and determined their average number of steps per day.
Activity trackers that are also known as step counters or wearables have recently obtained growing interest for surveillance of motion and physical activity and have been successfully validated in young people [6-8]; however, differences between various manufacturers were found [9].
Since then, Fitbit's devices have gone way beyond that of basic step counters. Its range of wrist-worn devices now include heart-rate and sleep tracking capabilities, while its SmartTrack feature can automatically begin collecting work-out data by detecting when the user begins exercising.