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Venturi tube

Pronunciation: ven-tu're

Definition: a tube with a specially streamlined constriction to minimize energy losses in the fluid flowing through it while maximizing the fall in pressure in the constriction in accordance with Bernoulli law; the basis of the Venturi meter.

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