Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: vernier
IPA transcription: [v'ɝniɚ]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: vernier_scale, vernier
    Meaning: a small movable scale that slides along a main scale; the small scale is calibrated to indicate fractional divisions of the main scale
  • Synonyms: Vernier, Paul_Vernier
    Meaning: French mathematician who described the vernier scale (1580-1637)
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