volume meter

volume meter

[′väl·yəm ‚mēd·ər]
(engineering)
Any flowmeter in which the actual flow is determined by the measurement of a phenomenon associated with the flow.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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There are many pitfalls at this stage including volume meters inferring mass consumption, meters installed incorrectly and meters oversized due to confusion over Normal, Standard, Free air delivered or actual volume units.
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