Translations: Etymology: From (term, hodometer), from Ancient Greek (term, sc=polytonic, á, tr=hodós, , road, path, way) + (term, sc=polytonic, , tr=métron, , measure)
- An instrument attached to the wheel of a vehicle, to measure the distance traversed.
- A wheel used by surveyors, which registers the miles and rods traversed.
Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for odometer for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.