machmeter
machmeter machmeter n. an instrument for measuring the speed of an aircraft relative to the speed of sound. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Machmeter — [mäk′mēt΄ər] n. [see MACH NUMBER & METER] an aircraft instrument that measures airspeed by comparing it to the speed of sound …   English World dictionary

  • Machmeter — Ein Machmeter, das die Mach Zahl (engl. Mach Number) 0,83 anzeigt Ein Machmeter ist ein pitot statisches Fluginstrument, das das Verhältnis von wahrer Fluggeschwindigkeit TAS (engl. True Airspeed) zur Schallgeschwindigkeit angibt. Dieses… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Machmeter — [ thumb|right|Illustration showing the face of a Machmeter reading a Mach number of 0.83] A Machmeter is an aircraft pitot static system flight instrument thatshows the ratio of the true airspeed to the speed of sound, a dimensionless quantity… …   Wikipedia

  • machmeter — machometras statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Aviacinis prietaisas, rodantis orlaivio Macho skaičių, kuris priklauso nuo lakūno įvedamų duomenų ir statinių slėgių. atitikmenys: angl. machmeter pranc. machmètre …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • machmeter — /mahk mee teuhr, mak /, n. Aeron. a device that indicates airspeed relative to the speed of sound. [MACH + METER] * * * …   Universalium

  • Machmeter — noun An instrument that measures the speed of an aircraft relative to that of sound and displays it in Mach numbers …   Wiktionary

  • Machmeter — n. aviation device which shows speed in Mach numbers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Machmeter — [ mα:kmi:tə, mak ] noun an instrument in an aircraft indicating airspeed as a Mach number …   English new terms dictionary

  • machmeter — mach·me·ter …   English syllables

  • machmeter — /ˈmækmitə/ (say makmeetuh) noun an instrument which indicates the mach number of an aircraft when it is in flight. {mach + meter1} …   Australian English dictionary

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