Adjective "telemetered" definition and examples

(Telemetered may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈtɛlɪmiːtə//tɪˈlɛmɪtə/

Definitions and examples

noun

An apparatus for recording the readings of an instrument and transmitting them by radio.
  1. 'The wax-coated telemeters were calibrated with a mercury thermometer over a range of 5-42 deg C.'
  2. 'Radio signals from telemeters were detected by antennae surrounding each respirometer.'

verb

Transmit (readings) to a distant receiving set or station.
  1. 'telemetered data'
  2. 'The telemetered technology will also benefit from integration with wireless-phone technology.'
  3. 'For example, in a 1,000-acre potato farm, aerospace behemoth Lockheed Martin can place meteorological stations that measure 13 different weather parameters every 15 minutes and telemeter the data to a computer base station.'

More definitions

1. any of certain devices or attachments for determining distances by measuring the angle subtending a known distance.

2. Electricity. the complete measuring, transmitting, and receiving apparatus for indicating, recording, or integrating at a distance, by electrical translating means, the value of a quantity. verb (used with object)

3. to transmit (radio signals, data, etc.) automatically and at a distance, as between a ground station and an artificial satellite, space probe, or the

More examples(as adjective)

"tracks can be telemetered."

Origin

(telemeter)