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Record 1 1998-09-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Metrology and Units of Measure
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics (Physics)
DEF

Height of a column or body of fluid below a given point expressed in linear units.

OBS

Used to express pressures below atmospheric.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Unités de mesure et métrologie
  • Mécanique des fluides et hydraulique (Physique)
DEF

Longueur d'une colonne ou d'une masse de liquide mesurée verticalement au-dessous d'un niveau de référence.

OBS

Employée pour exprimer les pressions inférieures à la pression atmosphérique.

Spanish

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