Definition Of calipees


a metal support for a person's leg.

The witness against the government of Iraq walked stiffly into the room, metal callipers buckled to heavy medical shoes.

an instrument for measuring external or internal dimensions, having two hinged legs resembling a pair of compasses and in-turned or out-turned points.

At 2000 h every day, chicks were weighed on the precision balance, and their tarsus length measured by using a pair of calipers .

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