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A pedometer is an electronic device for counting the steps of its user.

History[change | change source]

Leonardo da Vinci thought that the pedometer would intend for military purposes.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Leonardo da Vinci (1938). Edward MacCurdy (ed.). The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock. p. 166.