piezometry


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pi·e·zom·e·ter

 (pē′ĭ-zŏm′ĭ-tər, pī′-)
n.
An instrument for measuring pressure, especially high pressure.

pi·e′zo·met′ric (pē-ā′-zə-mĕt′rĭk, pī-ē′-) adj.
pi′e·zom′e·try n.

piezometry

(piːˈzɒmɛtrɪ)
n
(General Physics) physics the measurement of pressure, esp very high pressure

piezometry

the measurement of pressure or compressibility, as with a piezometer. — piezometric, adj.
See also: Measurement
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