Altimeter in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Altimeter

an instrument used in an aircraft to measure altitude/the distance above sea or land

Examples of Altimeter in a sentence

An aneroid barometer is an altimeter that is used to detect drops in atmospheric pressure inside an airplane.  ๐Ÿ”Š

By sending signals to the earthโ€™s surface, an altimeter is able to determine how far above sea level the device is.  ๐Ÿ”Š

The radio altimeter is able to control military aircrafts flying at low altitudes.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Many watches now include an altimeter that can help a hiker tell the altitude of the path he is hiking along.  ๐Ÿ”Š

Because it is important to know the altitude during a jump, a skydiver should use an altimeter to determine the distance above land or sea.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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