[ mee-tee-awr-uh-graf, -grahf, -or-, mee-tee-er-uh- ]
/ ˌmi tiˈɔr əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf, -ˈɒr-, ˈmi ti ər ə- /
an instrument for automatically recording various meteorological conditions, as barometric pressure and temperature, at the same time.
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OTHER WORDS FROM meteorographme·te·or·o·graph·ic [mee-tee-awr-uh-graf-ik, -or-, mee-tee-er-uh-], /ˌmi tiˌɔr əˈgræf ɪk, -ˌɒr-, ˌmi ti ər ə-/, adjectiveme·te·o·rog·ra·phy [mee-tee-uh-rog-ruh-fee], /ˌmi ti əˈrɒg rə fi/, noun
Words nearby meteorograph
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Example sentences from the Web for meteorograph
On account of the greater stability and strength of the new kites, the meteorograph is suspended directly from the top kite.Sounding the Ocean of Air|A. Lawrence Rotch
Its Secci meteorograph, which had attracted much attention at Paris, was estimated to have cost 15,000 francs.The Introduction of Self-Registering Meteorological Instruments|Robert P. Multhauf
British Dictionary definitions for meteorograph
/ (ˈmiːtɪərəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf) /
obsolete an instrument that records various meteorological conditions
Derived forms of meteorographmeteorographic or meteorographical, adjective
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Scientific definitions for meteorograph
[ mē′tē-ôr′ə-grăf′ ]
An instrument that records simultaneously several meteorological conditions, such as temperature, barometric pressure, rainfall, humidity, and wind direction.
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