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SEISMOGRAPH

 Dictionary entry overview: What does seismograph mean? 

SEISMOGRAPH (noun)
  The noun SEISMOGRAPH has 1 sense:

1. a measuring instrument for detecting and measuring the intensity and direction and duration of movements of the ground (as an earthquake)

  Familiarity information: SEISMOGRAPH used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SEISMOGRAPH (noun)


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Meaning:

A measuring instrument for detecting and measuring the intensity and direction and duration of movements of the ground (as an earthquake)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("seismograph" is a kind of...):

measuring device; measuring instrument; measuring system (instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something)


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