Definitions for "VU meter"
BJR Labs. - Analogue VU meter for Winamp
A volume-unit meter; measures volume units, the relative loudness of amplified sound. The measurements are either arbitrary or in decibels (dB)
A meter than indicates the audio frequency power level or volume units of a complex electronic waveform.
A means of measuring the VU in a piece of equipment. Cannot be use for sound reinforcement but it is used extensively in broadcasting and recording.