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water gauge[N] เครื่องมือหรืออุปกรณ์ที่ใช้วัดระดับน้ำ

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water gaugen. เครื่องมือหรืออุปกรณ์ที่ใช้วัดระดับน้ำ

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
水位計[すいいけい, suiikei] (n) water gauge [Add to Longdo]
水量計[すいりょうけい, suiryoukei] (n) water gauge [Add to Longdo]

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Gauge \Gauge\, n. [Written also gage.]
     1. A measure; a standard of measure; an instrument to
        determine dimensions, distance, or capacity; a standard.
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              This plate must be a gauge to file your worm and
              groove to equal breadth by.           --Moxon.
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              There is not in our hands any fixed gauge of minds.
                                                    --I. Taylor.
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     2. Measure; dimensions; estimate.
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              The gauge and dimensions of misery, depression, and
              contempt.                             --Burke.
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     3. (Mach. & Manuf.) Any instrument for ascertaining or
        regulating the dimensions or forms of things; a templet or
        template; as, a button maker's gauge.
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     4. (Physics) Any instrument or apparatus for measuring the
        state of a phenomenon, or for ascertaining its numerical
        elements at any moment; -- usually applied to some
        particular instrument; as, a rain gauge; a steam gauge.
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     5. (Naut.)
        (a) Relative positions of two or more vessels with
            reference to the wind; as, a vessel has the weather
            gauge of another when on the windward side of it, and
            the lee gauge when on the lee side of it.
        (b) The depth to which a vessel sinks in the water.
            --Totten.
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     6. The distance between the rails of a railway.
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     Note: The standard gauge of railroads in most countries is
           four feet, eight and one half inches. Wide, or broad,
           gauge, in the United States, is six feet; in England,
           seven feet, and generally any gauge exceeding standard
           gauge. Any gauge less than standard gauge is now called
           narrow gauge. It varies from two feet to three feet six
           inches.
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     7. (Plastering) The quantity of plaster of Paris used with
        common plaster to accelerate its setting.
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     8. (Building) That part of a shingle, slate, or tile, which
        is exposed to the weather, when laid; also, one course of
        such shingles, slates, or tiles.
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     {Gauge of a carriage}, {car}, etc., the distance between the
        wheels; -- ordinarily called the {track}.
  
     {Gauge cock}, a stop cock used as a try cock for ascertaining
        the height of the water level in a steam boiler.
  
     {Gauge concussion} (Railroads), the jar caused by a car-wheel
        flange striking the edge of the rail.
  
     {Gauge glass}, a glass tube for a water gauge.
  
     {Gauge lathe}, an automatic lathe for turning a round object
        having an irregular profile, as a baluster or chair round,
        to a templet or gauge.
  
     {Gauge point}, the diameter of a cylinder whose altitude is
        one inch, and contents equal to that of a unit of a given
        measure; -- a term used in gauging casks, etc.
  
     {Gauge rod}, a graduated rod, for measuring the capacity of
        barrels, casks, etc.
  
     {Gauge saw}, a handsaw, with a gauge to regulate the depth of
        cut. --Knight.
  
     {Gauge stuff}, a stiff and compact plaster, used in making
        cornices, moldings, etc., by means of a templet.
  
     {Gauge wheel}, a wheel at the forward end of a plow beam, to
        determine the depth of the furrow.
  
     {Joiner's gauge}, an instrument used to strike a line
        parallel to the straight side of a board, etc.
  
     {Printer's gauge}, an instrument to regulate the length of
        the page.
  
     {Rain gauge}, an instrument for measuring the quantity of
        rain at any given place.
  
     {Salt gauge}, or {Brine gauge}, an instrument or contrivance
        for indicating the degree of saltness of water from its
        specific gravity, as in the boilers of ocean steamers.
  
     {Sea gauge}, an instrument for finding the depth of the sea.
        
  
     {Siphon gauge}, a glass siphon tube, partly filled with
        mercury, -- used to indicate pressure, as of steam, or the
        degree of rarefaction produced in the receiver of an air
        pump or other vacuum; a manometer.
  
     {Sliding gauge}. (Mach.)
        (a) A templet or pattern for gauging the commonly accepted
            dimensions or shape of certain parts in general use,
            as screws, railway-car axles, etc.
        (b) A gauge used only for testing other similar gauges,
            and preserved as a reference, to detect wear of the
            working gauges.
        (c) (Railroads) See Note under {Gauge}, n., 5.
  
     {Star gauge} (Ordnance), an instrument for measuring the
        diameter of the bore of a cannon at any point of its
        length.
  
     {Steam gauge}, an instrument for measuring the pressure of
        steam, as in a boiler.
  
     {Tide gauge}, an instrument for determining the height of the
        tides.
  
     {Vacuum gauge}, a species of barometer for determining the
        relative elasticities of the vapor in the condenser of a
        steam engine and the air.
  
     {Water gauge}.
        (a) A contrivance for indicating the height of a water
            surface, as in a steam boiler; as by a gauge cock or
            glass.
        (b) The height of the water in the boiler.
  
     {Wind gauge}, an instrument for measuring the force of the
        wind on any given surface; an anemometer.
  
     {Wire gauge}, a gauge for determining the diameter of wire or
        the thickness of sheet metal; also, a standard of size.
        See under {Wire}.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Water gauge \Wa"ter gauge`\ [Written also {water gage}.]
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     1. A wall or bank to hold water back. --Craig.
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     2. An instrument for measuring or ascertaining the depth or
        quantity of water, or for indicating the height of its
        surface, as in the boiler of a steam engine. See {Gauge}.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  water gauge
      n 1: gauge for indicating the level of water in e.g. a tank or
           boiler or reservoir [syn: {water gauge}, {water gage},
           {water glass}]

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