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anemoscope

[uh-nem-uh-skohp]
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noun Meteorology.
  1. any instrument showing the existence and direction of the wind.

Origin of anemoscope

First recorded in 1700–10; anemo- + -scope
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British Dictionary definitions for anemoscope

anemoscope

noun
  1. meteorol any device that shows the presence and direction of a wind
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