Pedometer

Pe*dom"e*ter

(?), n. [Pedi-, pedo- + -meter: cf. F. pdomtre.] (Mech.) An instrument for including the number of steps in walking, and so ascertaining the distance passed over. It is usually in the form of a watch; an oscillating weight by the motion of the body causes the index to advance a certain distance at each step.
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Ped`o*met"ric

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Ped`o*met"ric*al

(?), } a. Pertaining to, or measured by, a pedometer.
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