velocimeter

noun
ve·lo·cim·e·ter | \ ˌvē-lō-ˈsi-mə-tər , ˌve- \

Definition of velocimeter 

: a device for measuring speed (as of fluid flow or sound)

First Known Use of velocimeter

1842, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for velocimeter

veloci(ty) + -meter

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