pressure gauge


Definition of pressure gauge

: a gauge for indicating fluid pressure

Examples of pressure gauge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Translated to cycling, that means a good pressure gauge is another handy tool. Stephanie Pearson, Wired, "Unlock Your Cycling Fitness Goals by Fixing Up Your Bike," 19 Dec. 2020 Please note, having a pressure gauge is also a must (this model came with one). Jack Hennessy, Outdoor Life, "How to Preserve Your Wild Game When the Power Goes Out," 3 Dec. 2020 Better ones have a large pressure gauge built in; all but the cheapest will have a clever head that fits both Shraeder and Presta valves. al, "Gift guide for cyclists: How to keep them on a roll," 2 Dec. 2020 This may include a portable cell phone charger, flashlight, jumper cables, tire pressure gauge, extra windshield wiper fluid, blankets, and flares, according to the NHTSA. Tonya Russell, SELF, "8 Car Safety Tips Parents Should Know for Future Road Trips," 23 Nov. 2020 Purchase a simple pressure gauge, which will run you about $10. Joseph Truini, Popular Mechanics, "How to Increase Your Home’s Water Pressure," 21 Oct. 2020 This pressure gauge from AstroAI can fit in a shirt pocket when not in use and is perfect for getting quick, no-fuss readouts on the fly. Popular Science, "Easy-to-use tire pressure checkers for cars and bikes," 21 Sep. 2020 Currently, drivers can grab this AstroAI digital tire pressure gauge for $8.29, which is 36% off its original price of $12.99. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, "The 5 best Amazon deals you can get this Tuesday," 15 Sep. 2020 The pressure canner is a heavy-duty pot with a tight-fitting lid that contains a vent, pressure gauge, and screw clamps. Robin Miller, The Arizona Republic, "Here's everything you need to know about canning and an easy pickle recipe to get started," 15 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of pressure gauge

1862, in the meaning defined above

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“Pressure gauge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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