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vacuum gauge

n.
A device for measuring pressures below atmospheric pressure.
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vacuum gauge

n
1. (General Physics) any of a number of instruments for measuring pressures below atmospheric pressure
2. (Tools) any of a number of instruments for measuring pressures below atmospheric pressure
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Noun1.vacuum gauge - a gauge for indicating negative atmospheric pressurevacuum gauge - a gauge for indicating negative atmospheric pressure
gauge, gage - a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
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