Baroscopic
Baroscopic Bar`o*scop"ic, Baroscopical Bar`o*scop"ic*al, a. Pertaining to, or determined by, the baroscope. [1913 Webster]

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  • baroscopic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Baroscopical — Baroscopic Bar o*scop ic, Baroscopical Bar o*scop ic*al, a. Pertaining to, or determined by, the baroscope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • baroscope — baroscopic /bar euh skop ik/, baroscopical, adj. /bar euh skohp /, n. an instrument showing roughly the variations in atmospheric pressure. [1655 65; BARO + SCOPE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bar|o|scop|i|cal — «BAR uh SKOP uh kuhl», adjective. = baroscopic. (Cf. ↑baroscopic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • atmospheric — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Of or in the atmosphere] Syn. airy, climatic, baRometrical, baroscopic, aeroscopic, meteorological, aerial. 2. [Having or giving an atmosphere] Syn. hazy, misty, evocative, mysterious; see hazy 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus… …   English dictionary for students

  • baroscope — /ˈbærəskoʊp/ (say baruhskohp) noun an instrument showing roughly the variations in atmospheric pressure. {baro + scope} –baroscopic /bærəˈskɒpɪk/ (say baruh skopik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • baroscope —   n. weather glass.    ♦ baroscopic(al), a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • baroscope — [bar′ə skōp΄] n. [ BARO + SCOPE] an instrument for indicating changes in atmospheric pressure baroscopic [bar′əskäp′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

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