barostat

/ (ˈbærəʊˌstæt) /

noun

a device for maintaining constant pressure, such as one used in an aircraft cabin

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Medical definitions for barostat

barostat
[ bărə-stăt′ ]

n.

A pressure-regulating device or structure, such as a baroreceptor.
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