pressure pickup

pressure pickup

[′presh·ər ′pik‚əp]
(electronics)
A device that converts changes in the pressure of a gas or liquid into corresponding changes in some more readily measurable quantity such as inductance or resistance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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