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OTHER WORDS FROM pluviometerplu·vi·o·met·ric [ploo-vee-uh-me-trik], /ˌplu vi əˈmɛ trɪk/, plu·vi·o·met·ri·cal, adjectiveplu·vi·om·e·try, noun
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The pluviometer is placed on the right in the figure, P P being the plane of the roof of the building.A Treatise on Meteorological Instruments|Henry Negretti
British Dictionary definitions for pluviometer
/ (ˌpluːvɪˈɒmɪtə) /
an obsolete word for rain gauge
Derived forms of pluviometerpluviometric (ˌpluːvɪəˈmɛtrɪk), adjectivepluviometrically, adverbpluviometry, noun
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Scientific definitions for pluviometer
[ plōō′vē-ŏm′ĭ-tər ]
An instrument for measuring the amount of precipitation at a given location over a specified period of time. Also called udometer
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