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Mach·me·ter

 (mäk′mē′tər)
n.
An aircraft instrument that indicates speed in Mach numbers.
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Machmeter

(ˈmækˌmiːtə)
n
(Aeronautics) an instrument for measuring the Mach number of an aircraft in flight
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Noun1.Machmeter - speedometer for measuring the speed of an aircraft relative to the speed of soundmachmeter - speedometer for measuring the speed of an aircraft relative to the speed of sound
speed indicator, speedometer - a meter fixed to a vehicle that measures and displays its speed
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Among the most symbolic items for the plane's many fans, however, will be a "Machmeter" weighing just over a kilo and offered at a suggested price of EUR1,500 - EUR2,000.
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COMFY: The captain's seat; SOUVENIR: Ceramic Concorde; SOUND BUY: Machmeter; COUNTER: Elliot Mach Indicator; STAR LOT: Distinctive nose cone