Slidometer
Slidometer Sli*dom"e*ter, n. [Slide + -meter.] An instrument for indicating and recording shocks to railway cars occasioned by sudden stopping. [1913 Webster]

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  • slidometer — slid·om·e·ter …   English syllables

  • slidometer — slīˈdäməd.ə(r) noun Etymology: slide (I) + o + meter : an instrument for indicating and recording shocks to railroad cars occasioned by sudden stopping …   Useful english dictionary

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