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English noun: caliper

1. caliper (artifact) an instrument for measuring the distance between two points (often used in the plural)


Broader (hypernym)measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system

Narrower (hyponym)inside caliper, micrometer, micrometer caliper, micrometer gauge, odd-leg caliper, outside caliper, vernier caliper, vernier micrometer

English verb: caliper

1. caliper (cognition) measure the diameter of something with calipers


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)measure, measure out, mensurate

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