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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a theodolite designed for rapid measurements;
[syn: tachymeter, tacheometer]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tachymeter \Ta*chym"e*ter\, n. [Tachy- + -meter.] 1. (Surveying) An instrument, esp. a transit or theodolite with stadia wires, for determining quickly the distances, bearings, and elevations of distant objects. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. A speed indicator; a tachometer. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tachymeter n 1: a theodolite designed for rapid measurements [syn: tachymeter, tacheometer]