barysphere

[ bar-i-sfeer ]
/ ˈbær ɪˌsfɪər /

noun


Nearby words

  1. baryon,
  2. baryon number,
  3. baryonic,
  4. baryshnikov,
  5. baryshnikov, mikhail,
  6. baryta,
  7. baryta water,
  8. barytes,
  9. barytic,
  10. barytocalcite

Origin of barysphere

1900–05; < Greek barýs heavy + -sphere

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British Dictionary definitions for barysphere

barysphere

/ (ˈbærɪˌsfɪə) /

noun

a former name for core (def. 4)

Word Origin for barysphere

C20: from Greek barus heavy + sphere

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