Crusher gauge
Crusher Crush"er (-?r), n. One who, or that which, crushes. [1913 Webster]

{Crusher gauge}, an instrument for measuring the explosive force of gunpowder, etc., by its effect in compressing a piece of metal. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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