barye

[bar-ee]
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noun


Nearby words

  1. barware,
  2. barwise,
  3. barycenter,
  4. barycentre,
  5. barycentric coordinate system,
  6. barye, antoine louis,
  7. baryon,
  8. baryon number,
  9. baryonic,
  10. baryshnikov

Origin of barye

< French < Greek barýs heavy

Barye

[ba-ree]

noun

An·toine Louis [ahn-twan lwee] /ɑ̃ˈtwan lwi/, 1795–1875, French sculptor and painter.
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British Dictionary definitions for barye

barye

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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