pressure transducer

Definitions

Electronics

  • A transducer which converts changes in pressure into a corresponding electrical quantity, such as current, voltage, or resistance. Examples include absolute pressure transducers, and differential pressure transducers. Also called pressure pickup, or pressure sensor (2).
  • synonympressure pickup
  • synonympressure sensor
  • A component, device, instrument, material, or system which detects pressure, and/or changes in pressure. A pressure transducer is an example.
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