Coriolis-type mass flowmeter

Coriolis-type mass flowmeter

[kȯr·ē′ō·ləs ‚tīp ¦mas ′flō‚med·ər]
(engineering)
An instrument which determines mass flow rate from the torque on a ribbed disk that is rotated at constant speed when fluid is made to enter at the center of the disk and is accelerated radially.