sympiesometer


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sympiesometer

(ˌsɪmpɪɪˈzɒmɪtə)
n
1. (Tools) a barometer using a gas, rather than a vacuum, to measure pressure
2. (Tools) an instrument used to measure a current's pressure
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sympiesometer, sympiezometer

1. an instrument for measuring the pressure exerted by currents of water. See also water.
2. an instrument for measuring the weight of the atmosphere by the compression of a column of gas. See also ATMOSPHERE.
See also: Instruments
an instrument for measuring the weight of the atmosphere by the compression of a column of gas. See also instruments.
See also: Atmosphere
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