Five-point method

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five-point method

Method used to determine the average velocity in the vertical in a deep stream (depths greater than 20 ft or 6 m) of depth D, on the basis of a weighted average of velocity observations at depths 0, 0.2D, 0.6D, 0.8D, D below the water surface.

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