Definition of rangefinder in English:

rangefinder

Line breaks: range|find¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈreɪn(d)ʒfʌɪndə
 
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noun

  • An instrument for estimating the distance of an object, especially for use with a camera or gun.
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    • If you have never used a rangefinder you probably won't be able to appreciate why this is utterly cool.
    • Then add a laser rangefinder to the hunter's kit to eliminate range estimation and sighting errors.
    • Hunters can also select a scan mode to receive continuously updated distance readouts as the rangefinder scans an area.

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