a caliper whose legs turn outward so that it can accurately measure inside dimensions, as the inside diameter of a pipe.
[preposition in-sahyd, in-sahyd; adverb in-sahyd; noun in-sahyd; adjective in-sahyd, in-, in-sahyd] /preposition ˌɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd; adverb ˌɪnˈsaɪd; noun ˈɪnˈsaɪd; adjective ˌɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪn-, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/ preposition 1. on the inner or part of; within: inside the circle; inside the envelope. 2. prior to the elapse of; within: He promised to arrive inside an hour. adverb 3. or into […]
[in-shrahyn] /ɪnˈʃraɪn/ verb (used with object), inshrined, inshrining. 1. . /ɪnˈʃraɪn/ verb 1. a variant spelling of enshrine
inspersion in·sper·sion (ĭn-spûr’shən, -zhən) n. The act of sprinkling with a fluid or a powder.
[in-sfeer] /ɪnˈsfɪər/ verb (used with object), insphered, insphering. 1. . /ɪnˈsfɪə/ verb 1. a variant spelling of ensphere