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- n. A pitot head / pitot tube
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- n. French physicist for whom the Pitot tube was named (1695-1771)
- n. 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
After Henri Pitot (Wiktionary)