perigraph

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

peri- +‎ -graph

NounEdit

perigraph (plural perigraphs)

  1. (dated) An instrument for measuring a person's ability to flex the neck and limbs.
  2. (rare) A careless or inaccurate delineation of anything.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for perigraph in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)