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water gauge

n.
An instrument indicating the level of water, as in a boiler, tank, reservoir, or stream.

water gauge

n
(Mechanical Engineering) an instrument that indicates the presence or the quantity of water in a tank, reservoir, or boiler feed. Also called: water glass

wa′ter gauge`


n.
any device for indicating the height of water in a reservoir, boiler, etc.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.water gauge - gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank or boiler or reservoirwater gauge - gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank or boiler or reservoir
gauge, gage - a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
water level - a water gauge that shows the level by showing the surface of the water in a trough or U-shaped tube
Translations

water gauge

nindicatore m del livello dell'acqua
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