meter reading

meter readings

Definitions of meter reading
  1. noun
    a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument
    “he could not believe the meter reading
    synonyms: indication, reading
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    clock time, time
    a reading of a point in time as given by a clock
    miles per hour, mph
    a speedometer reading for the momentary rate of travel
    SCLK, spacecraft clock time
    the clock time given by a clock carried on board a spacecraft
    prime time
    the hours between 7 and 11 p.m. when the largest tv audience is available
    hour, time of day
    clock time
    type of:
    data point, datum
    an item of factual information derived from measurement or research
  2. noun
    the act of measuring with meters or similar instruments
    “he has a job meter reading for the gas company”
    synonyms: reading
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    type of:
    measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration
    the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule
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