anemometry

[an-uh-mom-i-tree]

noun Meteorology.

the science of measuring the speed of wind.

Nearby words

  1. anemograph,
  2. anemography,
  3. anemological,
  4. anemology,
  5. anemometer,
  6. anemone,
  7. anemone fish,
  8. anemophilous,
  9. anemophobia,
  10. anemoscope

Origin of anemometry

First recorded in 1840–50; anemo- + -metry

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British Dictionary definitions for anemometry

anemometry

noun

meteorol the technique of measuring wind speed and direction
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