wiresonde

[ wahyuhr-sond ]
/ ˈwaɪərˌsɒnd /

noun Meteorology.

an instrument carried aloft by a captive balloon and sending temperature and humidity data over a wire cable.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Origin of wiresonde

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020