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Origin of barometric pressure

First recorded in 1820–30

Words nearby barometric pressure

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British Dictionary definitions for barometric pressure

barometric pressure

noun
atmospheric pressure as indicated by a barometer
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Scientific definitions for barometric pressure

barometric pressure
[ băr′ə-mĕtrĭk ]

See atmospheric pressure.
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