Definition of velocimeter in US English:

velocimeter

noun

  • An instrument for measuring velocity.

    • ‘In-plane vibrometers measure movements perpendicular to the beam axis, similar to the laser surface velocimeter.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: from Latin velox, veloc- ‘swift’ + -meter.

Pronunciation

velocimeter

/ˌveləˈsimidər//ˌvɛləˈsɪmɪdər/