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Synonyms for tapeline

measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths

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Up to 85 m of the individual paths are recorded in detail with a compass and tapeline, to obtain the orientation and tortuosity of movements.
A can of Cola was placed at the end of the tapeline during each condition.
The complete and incomplete sutures had their length measured with a millimetered tapeline.
The plane was parked about three fourths of a mile from the squadron maintenance spaces and hanger area, sheltered under a steel and tapeline structure to protect it from the relentless sun of the Saudi desert.