Definition of speedometer in English:


Line breaks: speed|om¦eter
Pronunciation: /spiːˈdɒmɪtə


  • An instrument on a vehicle’s dashboard indicating its speed.
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    • The researchers also measured how often each driver checked his or her side and rear mirrors and the speedometer on the dashboard.
    • A huge dashboard spreads out in front of you, with a speedometer and revcounter mounted in the middle, not in front of the driver.
    • The vehicles have digital speedometers, are petrol-driven and can travel up to 45 mph.

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