clinometer


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Clinometer \Cli*nom"e*ter\, n. [Gr. kli`nein to incline +
   -meter.] (Geol.)
   An instrument for determining the dip of beds or strata, pr
   the slope of an embankment or cutting; a kind of plumb level.
   --Dana.
   [1913 Webster]
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