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anemoscope

[ uh-nem-uh-skohp ]

noun

, Meteorology.
  1. any instrument showing the existence and direction of the wind.


anemoscope

/ əˈnɛməˌskəʊp /

noun

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


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Word History and Origins

Origin of anemoscope1

First recorded in 1700–10; anemo- + -scope

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