anemometry

noun
an·​e·​mom·​e·​try | \ˌa-nə-ˈmä-mə-trē \

Definition of anemometry 

: the process of ascertaining the force, speed, and direction of wind or an airflow

First Known Use of anemometry

1831, in the meaning defined above

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