Barometry
Barometry Ba*rom"e*try, n. The art or process of making barometrical measurements. [1913 Webster]

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  • barometry — noun see barometer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • barometry — /beuh rom i tree/, n. the process of measuring atmospheric pressure. [1705 15; BARO + METRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • barometry — noun The art or process of making barometrical measurements …   Wiktionary

  • barometry — n. measuring of atmospheric pressure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • barometry — ba·rom·e·try …   English syllables

  • barometry — bəˈrämə.trē, i noun ( es) : the science or process of making barometric measurements …   Useful english dictionary

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