Definition of wind gauge in English:

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wind gauge

Pronunciation: /ˈwin(d) ˌɡāj/

noun

1An anemometer.
Example sentences
  • Back on the bridge of Gemini Storm, George and I watched as the digital wind gauge increased to 14 knots.
  • She finished second in the race overall in a time of 12.5 seconds - but her record may not be ratified because the wind gauge was not working.
  • His outdoor best at the AAA Champs would also have been a national record but for the lack of a functioning wind gauge at Manchester.
1.1An apparatus attached to the sights of a gun enabling allowance to be made for the wind in shooting.
Example sentences
  • The gunner's 1A43 day FCS comprises: 1G46 day sight/rangefinder with missile guidance channel, 2E42-4 armament stabiliser, 1V528 ballistic computer and DVE-BS wind gauge.

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