|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" "the barometer gave clear indications of an approaching storm"
|Related terms:||datum clock_time miles_per_hour argue|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of measuring with meters or similar instruments|
"he has a job meter reading for the gas company"
|Related terms:||measure measurement read|