barye

[ bar-ee ]
/ ˈbær i /

noun

Origin of barye

< French < Greek barýs heavy

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Barye
[ ba-ree ]
/ baˈri /

noun

An·toine Louis [ahn-twan lwee] /ɑ̃ˈtwan lwi/, 1795–1875, French sculptor and painter.
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barye
/ (ˈbærɪ) /

noun

a unit of pressure in the cgs system equal to one dyne per square centimetre. 1 barye is equivalent to 1 microbar

Word Origin for barye

C19: from French, from Greek barus heavy
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