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Nilometer

Syllabification: Ni·lom·e·ter
Pronunciation: /nīˈlämədər/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Nilometer in English:

noun

A graduated pillar or other vertical surface, serving to indicate the height to which the Nile rises during its annual floods.

Derivatives

Nilometric

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Pronunciation: /ˌnīləˈmetrik/
adjective

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