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piesimeter

 [pi″e-sim´ĕ-ter]
an instrument for testing the sensitiveness of the skin to pressure.

pi·e·sim·e·ter

, piesometer (pī'ĕ-sim'ĕ-tĕr, pī-ĕ-som'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument for measuring the pressure of a gas or a fluid.
Synonym(s): piezometer
[G. piesis, pressure]

piesimeter

/pi·esim·e·ter/ (pi″ĕ-sim´ĕ-ter) instrument for testing the sensitiveness of the skin to pressure.

piesimeter

(1) A device for measuring pressure sensitivity. 
(2) An instrument for measuring gas or liquid pressure.

pi·e·sim·e·ter

, piesometer (pī'ĕ-sim'ĕ-ter, -som'ĕ-ter)
An instrument for measuring the pressure of a gas or a fluid.
[G. piesis, pressure]
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New results from a deep, shallow piezometer nest in the Pennsylvanian lnglefield Sandstone Aquifer, southwestern Indiana.
Groundwater samples collected from piezometers 1p4 to 1p10, 1p13, and 1p16 were considered to be within the OWS plume and were used to determine concentration reductions with distance from the system.
At one site, no differences were found between using suction lysimeters and piezometers for sampling.
According to Figure 10, the piezometer A had not water along the research period.
Septic tanks were sampled monthly from October 2009 to May 2010, and groundwater samples from piezometers and surface water samples from the estuary were collected bimonthly from November 2009 to May 2010.
In Piezometer hydrograph of Moradan village, the water level dropping is started from 86-85 to 91-90 that relatively has a large drop in ground water level (25.
Likewise standard spiral duct pressure loss data obtained using either Pitot-static tubes or wall static pressure taps with piezometer rings are depicted in Figure 6.
The Company has already received the authorizations to drill and has begun to twin the vibrating wire piezometer holes and to drill the aquifer well.
In the other hand curve of EP and SP piezometer's records shows that in the first five years water level in piezometers is upper than water level in reservoir (5), (6), (7).
Flexible tubing was used to construct piezometer rings at both measurement locations.
The second rig in the Walloway Basin is focused on drilling piezometer wells to gather hydro-geological information for the UCG team, and prepare for Linc Energy's environmental submissions for its first trial UCG operation.