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Meaning of "rangefinder" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RANGEFINDER

rangefinder  [ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RANGEFINDER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rangefinder is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES RANGEFINDER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of rangefinder in the English dictionary

The definition of rangefinder in the dictionary is an instrument for determining the distance of an object from the observer, esp in order to sight a gun or focus a camera.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RANGEFINDER


autowinder
ˈɔːtəʊˌwaɪndə
binder
ˈbaɪndə
blinder
ˈblaɪndə
bookbinder
ˈbʊkˌbaɪndə
fault-finder
ˈfɔːltˌfaɪndə
finder
ˈfaɪndə
grinder
ˈɡraɪndə
highbinder
ˈhaɪˌbaɪndə
kinda
ˈkaɪndə
minder
ˈmaɪndə
netminder
ˈnɛtˌmaɪndə
pathfinder
ˈpɑːθˌfaɪndə
reminder
rɪˈmaɪndə
rewinder
riːˈwaɪndə
sidewinder
ˈsaɪdˌwaɪndə
spellbinder
ˈspɛlˌbaɪndə
unwinder
ʌnˈwaɪndə
viewfinder
ˈvjuːˌfaɪndə
waterfinder
ˈwɔːtəˌfaɪndə
winder
ˈwaɪndə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RANGEFINDER

rang
ranga
rangatira
rangatiratanga
range
range light
range of significance
range pole
rangefinding
rangeland
ranger
Ranger Guide
rangership
rangi
rangier
rangiest
rangily
ranginess
ranging pole
ranging rod

WORDS THAT END LIKE RANGEFINDER

Alexander
angle grinder
child minder
childminder
cinder
coffee grinder
cylinder
gas cylinder
hinder
kinder
master cylinder
organ-grinder
oxygen cylinder
pinder
remainder
ring binder
six-cylinder
slave cylinder
tinder
two-cylinder
window winder

Synonyms and antonyms of rangefinder in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rangefinder» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RANGEFINDER

Find out the translation of rangefinder to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of rangefinder from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rangefinder» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

测距仪
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

telémetro
570 millions of speakers

English

rangefinder
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रेंजफाइंडर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يأتي إطلاق الشركة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

дальномер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

telêmetro
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

rangefinder
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

télémètre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Rangefinder
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Entfernungsmesser
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

距離計
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

거리 측정기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Rangefinder
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

máy đo khoảng cách
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ரேஞ்ச்ஃபைண்டர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

श्रेणी फाइंडर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

rangefinder
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

telemetro
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dalmierz
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

далекомір
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

telemetru
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

rangefinder
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

afstandmeter
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avståndsmätare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

avstandsmåler
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rangefinder

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RANGEFINDER»

The term «rangefinder» is quite widely used and occupies the 48.475 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RANGEFINDER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rangefinder

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RANGEFINDER»

Discover the use of rangefinder in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rangefinder and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Rangefinder: Equipment, History, Techniques
Whether you are about to buy a new model, wondering how to get the best from one you own, or reminiscing about the camera you once had, this is the ultimate guide to the rangefinder.
Roger Hicks, Frances Schultz, 2003
2
Canon Rangefinder Cameras 1933-68
A complete history of the Canon Rangefinder cameras. Every model is described, as well as their lenses, variations, numbers, etc.
Peter Dechert, 1985
3
Rangefinder's Professional Photography: Techniques and ...
Techniques and Images from the Pages of Rangefinder Magazine Bill Hurter. Jacob Rushing: Illustrating the Subconscious Mind David Wendt: Light Painting the McLaren F1. his image, taken while I was studying commercial photography at ...
Bill Hurter, 2006
4
Naval Firepower: Battleship Guns and Gunnery in the ...
Visible signs of the change were the dramatically reduced size and weight of the aloft position (which could now be supported by a pole mast) and the movement of the stabilised rangefinder into an armoured hood atop the fire- control tower ...
Norman Friedman, 2013
5
Landscape Surveying
Rangefinder A rangefinder is a device that is usual lv handheld and can be used for measuring distance. Rangefinders can be divided into two categories, optical and electronic. Optical Rangefinder An optical rangefinder is a useful instrument  ...
Harry L. Field, 2004
6
Nikon D60 For Dummies
Julie Adair King. Before I tell you how to activate this feature, I want to point out a couple of issues: You can't use the rangefinder in Manual exposure mode. In that mode, the viewfinder always displays the exposure meter. (You can still confirm ...
Julie Adair King, 2011
7
New Image Frontiers:: Defining the Future of Photography
Leica and the Rangefinder The German company Leica makes cameras that many people dream of having, but their cost makes them unaffordable for most. Leica calls their lenses “precision-crafted masterpieces,” which is also an accurate ...
Matthew Bamberg, 2012
8
Leica M6 to M1: Rangefinder Practice
6 x 8=For this new third edition, Dennis Laney has brought this popular title up-to-date with considerable additions and many new illustrations, including a new and extended color section.It covers the usage of all models of the M range ...
Andrew Matheson, Dennis H. Laney, 2003
9
Organizational Maintenance Manual: Tank, Combat, ...
(1) Install three rangefinder supports (view E) (items 14, 15, and 16, table 2-1). Insure that supports are installed properly so that rangefinder rests in level position. (2) Inspect all mounting surfaces on the turret, rangefinder housing, and  ...
‎1978
10
Routledge Dictionnaire Technique Anglais
... distance mcter, rangefinder, cons meca telemcter, electeon rangefinder, mn, itaiee telemeter, artillerie rangefinder, naut distance fin- der, rangefinder, photo rangefinder; - couple avec l'ohjectit m photo coupled rangefinder; - laser m electeon ...
Yves Arden, 1994

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RANGEFINDER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term rangefinder is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Photo Release -- KVH's 1750 IMU Key Part of New Augmented …
The RangeFinder system that FOX Sports is debuting for coverage of the 115th U.S. Open from Chambers Bay includes a broadcast-quality camera with a KVH ... «GlobeNewswire, Jun 15»
2
Bushnell Tour X rangefinder review
As a regular user of range finders I was itching to test Bushnell's latest Tour X offering after seeing it at the 2015 PGA show in Orlando, Florida. Bushnell have ... «Golfmagic.com, Jun 15»
3
SLR Magic 50mm HyperPrime Cine And Rangefinder Cine Adapter
SLR Magic 50mm HyperPrime Cine And Rangefinder Cine Adapter - SLR Magic has announced a new 50mm T0.95 HyperPrime lens and Rangefinder Cine ... «ePHOTOzine, Jun 15»
4
Voice Caddie expands GPS rangefinder line with T2 Hybrid Watch
Voice Caddie has announced the expansion of its existing GPS product range with the launch of the new T2 Hybrid Watch. A succession to the popular T1 GPS ... «Today's Golfer, May 15»
5
Leica Unveils New Monochrom Rangefinder
Leica's original M Monochrom was a niche version of a niche camera, but rangefinder devotees who would never dream of loading an M3 with anything but ... «PC Magazine, Apr 15»
6
Nikon expands line of PROSTAFF 7i Laser Rangefinders for Texas …
Nikon has expanded its line of accuracy-driven laser rangefinders with the ... The PROSTAFF 7i Rangefinder displays ranges in .1-yard increments with a true ... «Lone Star Outdoor News, Apr 15»
7
GAME GOLF Launches Free App Featuring Real-Time Shot, Game …
The App provides golfers with an aerial view of each hole, distances to key locations using the GPS Rangefinder feature, and the ability to "tag" each shot by ... «PR Newswire, Apr 15»
8
New Bushnell Tour X laser rangefinder
Bushnell has revealed its new Tour X laser rangefinder, which eliminates the need to choose between a device that offers standard distances (legal for ... «Golf Monthly, Mar 15»
9
Konost wants to release a full frame digital rangefinder
US start-up Konost has announced plans to launch a full frame digital rangefinder which it thinks could rival the likes of Leica. The Konost FF will be an M-mount ... «Gizmag, Feb 15»
10
The Konost FF is a Digital Rangefinder and Could Challenge Leica
For years, Leica was the only camera manufacturer to dominate the digital rangefinder camera space–and while they still are it seems like they could have a ... «The Phoblographer, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Rangefinder [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/rangefinder>. Apr 2020 ».
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