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marigraph

[mar-i-graf, -grahf] /ˈmær ɪˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
a device that automatically registers the rise and fall of the tide.
Also, mareograph.
Origin of marigraph
1855-1860
1855-60; < Latin mari- (combining form of mare sea) + -graph
Related forms
marigraphic
[mar-i-graf-ik] /ˌmær ɪˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for marigraph

marigraph

/ˈmærɪˌɡræf; -ˌɡrɑːf/
noun
1.
a gauge for recording the levels of the tides
Word Origin
from Latin mare sea + -graph
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