barometric pressure

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Origin of barometric pressure

First recorded in 1820–30
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British Dictionary definitions for barometric pressure

barometric pressure

noun
  1. atmospheric pressure as indicated by a barometer
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barometric pressure in Science

barometric pressure

[băr′ə-mĕtrĭk]
  1. See atmospheric pressure.
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