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microbarograph

[ mahy-kruh-bahr-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˌmaɪ krəˈbɑr əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /
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noun Meteorology.
a barograph for recording minute fluctuations of atmospheric pressure.
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Origin of microbarograph

First recorded in 1900–05; micro- + barograph
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British Dictionary definitions for microbarograph

microbarograph
/ (ˌmaɪkrəʊˈbærəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf) /

noun
a barograph that records minute changes in atmospheric pressure
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Scientific definitions for microbarograph

microbarograph
[ mīkrō-bărə-grăf′ ]

A high-precision barograph, capable of resolving pressure differences with an accuracy of microbars.
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