manometer

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(mă-nom′ĕt-ĕr )

[Gr. manos, thin + -meter]
A device for determining liquid or gaseous pressure. The measurement is expressed in SI units of the differential height of the columns of fluid, typically millimeters or centimeters.

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(mă-nom′ĕt-ĕr )

[Gr. manos, thin + -meter]
A device for determining liquid or gaseous pressure. The measurement is expressed in SI units of the differential height of the columns of fluid, typically millimeters or centimeters.

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