induction flowmeter(redirected from Magnetic flow meter)
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induction flowmeter[in′dək·shən ′flō‚mēd·ər]
An instrument for measuring the flow of a conducting liquid passing through a tube, in which the tube is placed in a transverse magnetic field and the induced electromotive force between electrodes at opposite ends of a diameter of the tube perpendicular to the field is measured.
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