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  1. machmeter(noun)

    speedometer for measuring the speed of an aircraft relative to the speed of sound

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  1. Machmeter(Noun)

    An instrument that measures the speed of an aircraft relative to that of sound and displays it in Mach numbers

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  1. Machmeter

    A Machmeter is an aircraft pitot-static system flight instrument that shows the ratio of the true airspeed to the speed of sound, a dimensionless quantity called Mach number. This is shown on a Machmeter as a decimal fraction. An aircraft flying at the speed of sound is flying at a Mach number of one, expressed as Mach 1.

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