[ bar-uh-skohp ]
/ ˈbær əˌskoʊp /
an instrument showing roughly the variations in atmospheric pressure.
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OTHER WORDS FROM baroscopebar·o·scop·ic [bar-uh-skop-ik], /ˌbær əˈskɒp ɪk/, bar·o·scop·i·cal, adjective
Words nearby baroscope
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Example sentences from the Web for baroscope
In my Baroscope, I have never found the Quicksilver higher than 30.
Sometimes (I say not often) the Baroscope yields not to other very great changes of the Air.
British Dictionary definitions for baroscope
/ (ˈbærəˌskəʊp) /
any instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure, esp a manometer with one side open to the atmosphere
Derived forms of baroscopebaroscopic (ˌbærəˈskɒpɪk), adjective
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