noun bathy·pi·tot·me·ter \¦bathə̇pēˈtōˌmētə(r)\

Definition of bathypitotmeter



  1. :  an instrument designed to record the current velocity and water temperature at indicated depths below the surface of a sea or lake — compare bathythermograph

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Origin and Etymology of bathypitotmeter

bathy- + Henri Pitot †1771 French physicist and engineer + English -meter

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