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  1. Pitot tube, Pitotnoun

    measuring instrument consisting of a right-angled tube with an open end that is directed in opposition to the flow of a fluid and used to measure the velocity of fluid flow

  2. Pitot, Henri Pitotnoun

    French physicist for whom the Pitot tube was named (1695-1771)


  1. pitotnoun

    A pitot head / pitot tube


  1. Pitot

    Pitot is a surname.


  1. pitot

    A Pitot is a device or tool used to measure fluid flow velocity, named after its inventor, French engineer Henri Pitot. It is commonly applied in aviation to determine the airspeed of an aircraft. The device typically consists of a tube with an opening at the front to allow fluid entry and is positioned in the direction of fluid flow. By comparing the stagnant fluid pressure with the dynamic fluid pressure, the fluid flow speed can be calculated.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PITOT in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PITOT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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