flowmeter

noun
flow·​me·​ter | \ ˈflō-ˌmē-tər How to pronounce flowmeter (audio) \

Definition of flowmeter

: an instrument for measuring one or more properties (such as velocity or pressure) of a flow (as of a liquid in a pipe)

First Known Use of flowmeter

1915, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of flowmeter was in 1915

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flowmeter

noun
flow·​me·​ter | \ ˈflō-ˌmēt-ər How to pronounce flowmeter (audio) \

Medical Definition of flowmeter

: an instrument for measuring the velocity of flow of a fluid (as blood) in a tube or pipe

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