[VIM3] 3.3 indicating measuring instrument

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measuring instrument providing an output signal carrying information about the value of the quantity being measured


EXAMPLES Voltmeter, micrometer, thermometer, electronic balance.

NOTE 1 An indicating measuring instrument may provide a record of its indication.

NOTE 2 An output signal may be presented in visual or acoustic form. It may also be transmitted to one or more other devices.



2 Measurement