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baroscope

[bar-uh-skohp] /ˈbær əˌskoʊp/
noun
1.
an instrument showing roughly the variations in atmospheric pressure.
Origin of baroscope
1655-1665
First recorded in 1655-65; baro- + -scope
Related forms
baroscopic
[bar-uh-skop-ik] /ˌbær əˈskɒp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
baroscopical, adjective
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baroscope

/ˈbærəˌskəʊp/
noun
1.
any instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure, esp a manometer with one side open to the atmosphere
Derived Forms
baroscopic (ˌbærəˈskɒpɪk) adjective
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