bathymeter


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bathymeter

(bəˈθɪmɪtə)
n
(Physical Geography) another name for bathometer
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bathometer, bathymeter

Oceanography. a device for ascertaining the depth of water.
See also: Depth
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Noun1.bathymeter - an instrument that measures the depth of water
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
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