pressure gauge
noun Date: 1862 a gauge for indicating fluid pressure

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  • Pressure gauge — Pressure Pres sure (?; 138), n. [OF., fr. L. pressura, fr. premere. See 4th {Press}.] 1. The act of pressing, or the condition of being pressed; compression; a squeezing; a crushing; as, a pressure of the hand. [1913 Webster] 2. A contrasting… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pressure gauge — n. a gauge for measuring the pressure of steam, water, gas, etc …   English World dictionary

  • pressure gauge — Instrument for measuring the pressure exerted by the contents on its container. Reading in pounds per square inch (psi) above atmospheric pressure. See oil pressure gauge tire pressure gauge …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pressure gauge — slėgmatis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. manometer; pressure gage; pressure gauge; pressure measuring device vok. Druckmesser, m; Manometer, n rus. измеритель давления, m; манометр, m pranc. manomètre, m; mesureur de pression, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • pressure gauge — manometras statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. manometer; pressure gage; pressure gauge vok. Druckmesser, m; Manometer, n rus. манометр, m pranc. manomètre, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • pressure gauge — slėgmatis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Dujų ir skysčių slėgio matuoklis. atitikmenys: angl. manometer; pressure gage; pressure gauge vok. Druckmesser, m; Druckmessgerät, n; Manometer, n rus. манометр, m pranc.… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • pressure gauge — manometras statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Dujų ir skysčių slėgio, didesnio už atmosferinį, matuoklis. atitikmenys: angl. manometer; pressure gage; pressure gauge rus. манометр …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • pressure gauge — 1. an instrument for measuring the pressure of a gas or liquid. 2. an instrument used to determine the pressure in the bore or chamber of a gun when the charge explodes. [1860 65] * * * Instrument for measuring the condition of a fluid (liquid or …   Universalium

  • pressure gauge — noun gauge for measuring and indicating fluid pressure • Syn: ↑pressure gage • Hypernyms: ↑gauge, ↑gage • Hyponyms: ↑manometer, ↑sphygmomanometer …   Useful english dictionary

  • pressure gauge — pres′sure gauge n. an instrument for measuring the pressure of a gas or liquid • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

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