anemometer


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an·e·mom·e·ter

(an'ĕ-mom'ĕ-ter),
An instrument for measuring the velocity of air flow.
[G. anemos, wind, + metron, measure]

anemometer

(a″nĕ-mom′ĕ-tĕr) [Gr. anemos, wind + -meter]
In pulmonary function studies, a device for measuring the rate of air flow through a tube. The rate at which air flows into or out of the lung may be measured by using a calibrated anemometer.
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OEMC purchased seven 20-meter anemometer towers and anemometers, to be installed in Colorado, to collect site-specific wind data.
June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Maryland has installed an anemometer as the first step towards turning the Cobb Neck peninsula into the first wind-dependent community in the mid-Atlantic.
OEMC will loan the 50-meter anemometer tower to SIEA and provide an analysis of the collected wind data, free of charge, as it does for other anemometers used by its loan program partners.
John Wylam, vicar at Thockrington Church, close to the Northside Farm site, wrote to the council to object to the anemometers.
30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Digital Anemometer Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
The statement says a suspected lightning strike in January knocked out the anemometer system on the bridge.
the museum will feature a user-controlled flat-panel display showing "clear day'' views from the summit in all seasons; an interactive Snowcat simulator; and a recreation of the 1930s observatory, including the anemometer used to record the famous 231-mph wind.
He designed the helicopter and many other machines such as the eccentric cam, the worm screw, the hygrometer, the oil press, the anemometer, the rolling mill, the flywheel, the jack or the toothed rack, the ball bearings amongst others," he said.
E J and C Whitaker, new 15m high anemometer mast, Hey Side Farm, Windmill Lane, Cumberworth.
In October, VRCS installed an anemometer to measure wind speed along with the software and hookups to feed live data from the solar panels, wind turbine, and anemometer to a publicly accessible website on the Internet.
announces the availability of breezeSONIC[TM] - the world's first self-powered alarm anemometer.