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telemeter

te·lem·e·ter

telemeter

 
pronunciation:
t le m tr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any instrument that measures, records, and transmits data on physical characteristics such as radiation and temperature from a great distance, used esp. in space vehicles.
definition 2: an instrument for determining the distances to faraway objects by means of measuring angles.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: telemetered, telemetering, telemeters
definition: to send (data) by telemetry.