Meaning of ANEROID in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈænərɔɪd ]

adj. & n. --adj. (of a barometer) that measures air-pressure by its action on the elastic lid of an evacuated box, not by the height of a column of fluid. --n. an aneroid barometer. [F an÷roìde f. Gk a- not + neros water]

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