Rhy*sim"e*ter\, n. [Gr. ??? flow + -meter.] An instrument, acting on the principle of Pitot's tube, for measuring the velocity of a fluid current, the speed of a ship, etc.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: rhys
Next Definition: rhyta
Words Near: rhysimeter
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for rhysimeter
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing rhysimeter
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature