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Overview of noun vernier

The noun vernier has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Vernier, Paul Vernier

(French mathematician who described the vernier scale (1580-1637))

2. vernier scale, vernier

(a small movable scale that slides along a main scale; the small scale is calibrated to indicate fractional divisions of the main scale) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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