pedometer

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pedometer

a device containing a pivoted weight that records the number of steps taken in walking and hence the distance travelled
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pedometer

[pə′däm·əd·ər]
(engineering)
An instrument for measuring and weighing a newborn child.
An instrument that registers the number of footsteps and distance covered in walking.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.