: an instrument for measuring one or more properties (such as velocity or pressure) of a flow (as of a liquid in a pipe)
Examples of flowmeter in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebOver a period of nine minutes, Herbreteau closely observes the flowmeter -- a device that measures the speed of the water that passes through.
Maggie Hiufu Wong, CNN, 16 June 2022 The company, which leased 31,804 square feet, provides automated inspection systems, flowmeters, cleaning tools, coatings and instruments to the oil and gas industry.
Katherine Feser, Houston Chronicle, 20 Mar. 2020
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