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Measuring Instruments and Their Properties

  • Semyon G. Rabinovich
Chapter

Abstract

Measuring instruments are the technical objects that are specially developed for the purpose of measuring specific quantities. A general property of measuring instruments is that their accuracy is known. Measuring instruments are divided into material measures, measuring transducers, indicating instruments, recording instruments, and measuring systems.

Keywords

Additional Error Primary Standard Metrological Characteristic Accuracy Class Secondary Standard 
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Supplementary material

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Semyon G. Rabinovich
    • 1
  1. 1.Cleveland HtsUSA

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