barometric pressure


noun


Nearby words

  1. baroja y nessi, pío,
  2. barolo,
  3. barometer,
  4. barometric,
  5. barometric error,
  6. barometrograph,
  7. barometry,
  8. baron,
  9. baron of beef,
  10. baron, michel

Origin of barometric pressure

First recorded in 1820–30

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British Dictionary definitions for barometric pressure

barometric pressure

noun

atmospheric pressure as indicated by a barometer
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Science definitions for barometric pressure

barometric pressure

[băr′ə-mĕtrĭk]

See atmospheric pressure.
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