verb (past and past participle under-read)[no object]
(Of a gauge or dial) show a reading lower than the true one.
- I was informed that as an advanced driver I should demonstrate I have the skill to use speed to improve my safety, given that the police will allow eight per cent over the limit, plus I have an inherent under-reading on my speedo.
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